Exam revision: 7 coping strategies

Exam revision: 7 coping strategies

Exam revision is the worst time of university life in my opinion. But you can’t avoid it, so it’s important to be prepared when the stress hits. For me, the first exam period was the worst, but my coping strategies improved since then and the past December exams went by relatively smoothly. Here are some things that helped me be more mentally stable and productive. 1. Grasp the concepts Understand every concept before the start of revision: If you go… Read moreExam revision: 7 coping strategies

5 affordable student lunches near campus

5 affordable student lunches near campus

You know those long library days when the deadlines pile up to the point when you can no longer ignore them? You plan to make your lunch at home so you can stay in the library for long enough to actually do something, but it’s a struggle! Maybe you can’t really afford to spend more money on food that week or don’t want to go home every few hours. I certainly know this struggle and spent a good amount of my first… Read more5 affordable student lunches near campus

Revision Tips

Revision… I hate it. I’m not particularly good at it. I’m a huge procrastinator and generally a pretty lazy person. But there comes a time when I need to actually do my intellectual duties as a student. Here’s some tips to make your studying more efficient and effective. Add structure to your day. We’ve all been there. You sit down to start writing an essay, check your phone just once, and suddenly it’s four hours later and Buzzfeed is telling… Read moreRevision Tips