Tuesday 10 September 2019

BLOG: Top tips for your student essentials IKEA trip

Your guide to stocking your room with some Swedish style Starting your new life as a student – whether at home, in halls or shared accommodation – means you’ll ...

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Wednesday 11 September 2019

BLOG: A new student’s guide to Black Country lingo

If your family has lived in the Black Country for generations you might take for granted that you know your fizzog (face) from your faggots (meatballs with offal). But if ...

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Thursday 19 September 2019

BLOG: 12 things to do in your first week at the University

You’ve got a good few years to really explore and familiarise yourself with where you’ll be studying and the surrounding area – but to make it easy for you, ...

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Friday 13 September 2019

BLOG: Living Under Occupation: Experiences in Palestinian Schools

Professor of Digital Learning John Traxler has spent time in Palestine, supporting work to develop education technology. Here, he highlights the problems facing teachers and ...

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Friday 13 September 2019

BLOG: A student survival guide to living away from home

Moving away for university brings with it an independence that is liberating and exciting. At the same time, learning to live away from family and friends back home is something ...

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Monday 16 September 2019

BLOG: Top 10 tips for Freshers from a new graduate

With Welcome Week on the horizon, we asked someone who's been there and done that to share her best advice. Lauren Turner, who graduates this week, runs down her top tips for ...

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Tuesday 17 September 2019

BLOG: Arena Theatre: where the shows must go on

Craving culture, a platform or simply a snack for lunch? The University’s Arena Theatre is nestled in the heart of our City Campus, in the Wulfruna Building, so as a student ...

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