Hey there, everyone! My name is Holly and I’m just about to go into second year, studying English. Coming to the University of Leicester has been one of the best choices I’ve ever made, as I’m loving my time here and I’ve made so many good friends! My interests include reading, customising clothes and photography, but you can expect blogs on a huge range of topics, from student life to the city of Leicester itself.
With the academic year reaching its end, I was thinking about where I was this time last year. I had just finished the last of my A Levels, revelling in the prospect of a glorious three-month-span of nothing, and brimming with nerves and excitement at the thought of starting university in September. Studying English would […]
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Hello! This first blog is an introductory one, letting you know who I am and what I’m up to. I have just finished my first year at the University of Leicester, studying English, where I lived in student accommodation. In September, I shall be going into my second year and living in a rented […]