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‘Busy being busy’

Hello bloggers! How are we all? Excited that it’s almost Easter? I know I am, a break from lectures is just what the doctor ordered, it will give me a chance to crack on with the dissertation which is due in a few weeks after (scary thought!) But it definitely feels like there is a

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Where has 2015 gone already?

It’s been a busy month for sure. Let me tell you what’s been going on… First it was Volunteering Week! Student Volunteering Week runs every year and is an annual celebration of the work of student volunteers. At SVC we run a week full of one off volunteering events and also have our ball and

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This semester has flown by, and with only two weeks left until the Easter break I have been locked away in my room attempting to finish my dissertation. Having said that, I did do one particular big night out last Wednesday, I went to the NUS Wales awards and dinner up in Llandrindod Wells. I

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The End Is Nigh

Unfortunately in the past month I have done almost nothing blog worthy.   Nothing.   Not a smidge.   It seems all I ever talk about is my encroaching deadlines. But being my fourth and final year, hard work is my lifeblood at the moment. Between the lectures and library sessions I can manage a

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Election season

Last week it was the madness of the Students Union sabbatical elections which consists of wannabe sabbs coming up with random slogans, dressing up in silly costumes, sticking banners and posters all over the place, bribing voters and coming into occasional lectures. Although we missed most of this due to being slightly out the way

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My favourite biases! This is why Psychology is cool (Part 2)

So this is part 2 of me being super geeky. Some more of the REALLY COOL things you’ll learn on the course. If you haven’t yet, read my last blog post – part 1 - It basically explains that as humans, we fall prey to a whole host of biases when we make decisions, and

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February Fun

Hello everyone! I can’t quite actually believe that tomorrow is St. David’s Day (and my housemate Lowri’s 20th birthday!). February has seem to have come and gone so fast! But despite this month feeling like it has lasted about a week, I have managed to squeeze in quite a lot of things!  SSC- Year 2/Year

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