Dan has now retired from our student blog site. I’m Dan, a first year, part time MRes student in the School of History. I work full time at the University as well which makes for quite a juggling act keeping it all going at once. Hopefully I can give you some insight into coping with this dual life.
Richard III Trailer If I were a scholar true and master Of my mother tongue, I would, perhaps, write The tale of my weekend revels. Of how, Eschewing mute books and learned labour, I freed my mind to cross the realms of time And space to witness the fall of Richard, Former king of this realm, […]
One of the toughest things for me as a part time student is how to incorporate everything else that I did before I started my course. Most obvious amongst these is of work, although there are plenty of people around to remind you of that obligation and this post isn’t about work. Studying for any course is an […]
What have I done? I don’t know about you but I’ve been trying to get all the elements together to get onto my course for a long time. Getting an offer of a place and actually starting the course seemed like a goal in its own right. It was only then, however, that the enormity […]