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How to manage your perfectionism at university

In her student blog, Camilla at the University of Sussex takes inspiration from Natalie Portman to help you build up academic self-worth
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Universities should stick up for the underdog

Free speech at university isn’t a one-size-fits-all, argues Lu Allan.
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Studying in Asia – Hong Kong or Singapore?

Compare universities in Hong Kong and Singapore and discover the different opportunities if you want to study in Asia.
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Five steps to eating well at university

Tips for planning, shopping and cooking your meals while juggling courseload and budget.
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Diversifying academic hiring helps minority students

Creating a diverse teaching staff at university provides ‘possibility models’ so students can feel their dreams are realistic
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German students don’t worry too much about university reputation

German students probably wouldn't want to pay tuition fees to boost the reputation and quality of German universities, says a student blogger.
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Our education would benefit if we had less choice, not more

The benefits of being forced to study things outside our comfort zone – according to an English literature graduate.
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The National Student Survey gets student satisfaction wrong

The National Student Survey is essential, but a disappointment. A final year student at University College London explains why