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Sign with multiple directions

PhD Diary: where do I begin?

Difficulties in beginning a project may not be a unique problem among writers, says Charlie Pullen, but trialling new ways of learning may help to get the creative juices flowing 

the future of student accommodation

What will student accommodation look like in the future?

Student halls are already becoming more innovative and design-led. What can tomorrow's students look forward to? 

Study abroad scholarship form

How a scholarship helped me land my dream job

A Santander Universities scholarship was crucial for Maria to move to London to attend university and ultimately end up in her dream job 

New York

Brits in America: New York, New York

Having the city of New York incorporated into every aspect of Bonnie's curriculum at Barnard College helps her to discover more parts of her new home

World Mental Health Day.

What do student mental health services look like around the world?

Students around the world will experience mental health conditions in the same way, yet mental health services in universities around the world vary 

You know you're a graduate when

You know you’re a graduate when...

Every graduate can relate to these seven experiences post-university. Just make sure you have a solid answer for the cashier at Tesco

A typical day in the life of a Harvard student

Brits in America: a day in the life of a Harvard student

Raphaëlle describes a typical day in the life of a Harvard University student and examines the reasons why Harvard has such a high reputation 

Top tweets that sum up freshers week

13 tweets that are peak freshers’ week

Freshers’ week is a highly unique experience to the UK university scene and can be perfectly summed up in these tweets