Jack has now retired from blogging. My name is Jack, I’m in my final year of the MChem (with year abroad) programme and I have just returned from the USA where I studied at Colorado State University. When I’m not studying chemistry you can find me reading, cooking, on nights out, watching live music or going on travels that I probably can’t afford. Through this blog I hope to give you an insight into the life of a science student at the University of Leicester.
Hi, It’s been a while since I last posted on here, I’ve been busy with a new job and various other bits but now I’ve finally got round to blogging again! Last week was of course A level results day which means we will have a whole new bunch of freshers joining us in September. […]
Hi all, As I mentioned in a previous post, I’ve been searching for a job in Leicester to fund my planned trip to Australia at Christmas. Said job search turn up positive and I now have a job working behind a bar/ waiting at The Lansdowne, a pub on London Road. Yesterday I had a […]
Hi all, I’ve been living in Leicester all week in my new house, trying to find a part-time job so I can fund my final year at Uni and also my Christmas travel plans. Fortunately my job hunt turned out successful and after a couple of interviews I’ve landed myself a cheeky bar job to […]
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Hi all, I’ve just moved back to Leicester this week, I’m living in a student house in the Clarendon park area with 4 of my friends from the chemistry course. Since 4 of us were studying abroad, the house hunting was left to just one of our housemates so moving in was my first time […]
Hello, I’m Jack and I’m going to be a new blogger for the chemistry department this year. I thought for my first post I’d keep it short and sweet, just a little introduction about myself and course etc. As you know by now my name is Jack and I’m a chemistry student at the University of Leicester. […]