Societies

West Kennet Long Barrow

Avebury

Yesterday the Ancient History & Archaeology Society organised a trip to Avebury in Wiltshire with Dr. Mark Gillings, one of the archaeologists who excavated there. We left by coach from outside the Charles Wilson building at 8.30 am and reached Marlborough in Wiltshire by around 11 am, deciding first to visit two other monuments connected with […]

Societies & Studying

The first set of essay deadlines for history and archaeology are finally over, which means that I have a week to relax before I start thinking about doing more work. I have 3 essays due in in January (one of which is 4000 words long) which means Christmas is going to be busy, and I’m […]

My secretarial duties

As I’ve previously mentioned in my ‘First Aid’ post, I am the Secretary for the First Aid society. Now the term secretary encompasses a lot of ideas about what one actually does as a secretary. But I am a secretary for a university society and not one in the working world. However, the name does […]

Christmas Socials

Although I’m writing this a day before December, I feel the Christmas spirit is well on its way to full swing! What better way to end the term than a Christmas social with your societies. Hopefully you should have gotten to know everybody by now and it should be a nice way to round off […]

First Aid

I am on the committee as Secretary for the First Aid Society which means as well as my secretarial duties I help teach our members first aid at our sessions each week. We try and teach a new skill of first aid every week as well as recapping what we have already taught. This is […]

It’s good to be back

Wow, it’s good to be back! Second week into term and I’m still feeling pretty relaxed (probably, well all right then, definitely too relaxed!;)) I’m living in the same house as last year so I don’t need to settle in again, all our crockery and extra furnishings we bought are still there and I’d left […]

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