Hey there! My name is Bushra, and I’m a Law student in my second year here at Leicester. I’ll be blogging about what the course entails, extra-curricular opportunities, and tips on getting through it all, while reflecting on my own experiences and lessons learnt at university.
Open days are inevitably an important part in ensuring you choose the right university for you. They definitely helped me make an informed decision and so here are my top tips to really make the most of them: Arrive in plenty of time: Open days are often crammed with lots to do, from campus and […]
So A Level Results Day 2018 is now a sleep away; hopefully those of you receiving results are taking things easy and getting a good night’s sleep! Results Day is undoubtedly a nerve wracking experience for many which is normal, though it need not be a disastrous day as many get anxious about. Here are […]
So recently I was grateful to have had the opportunity to undertake a mini pupillage with KCH Garden Square Chambers in Leicester, as one of several selected recipients of the Midlands Circuit Scholarship, a fantastic scheme which enables you to undertake a fully funded mini pupillage. In case you aren’t aware, a mini pupillage is […]
One thing that is an exciting part of fresher’s week is the large and varied range of societies and clubs that you can choose to join from here at the university, from sports and political based to cultural and academic. There is definitely something out there for you! Here are some of my top tips […]
For this week I thought I’d do a post on a selection of things you can do across Leicester City, all easily accessible through public transport. This definitely isn’t exhaustive as there is always something going on, whether it be a festival or something new opening up – but it is a good starting point […]
So I’ve just finished my first year of Law School here at Leicester, and it’s definitely been a rollercoaster at some points! Studying law at degree level can be quite exciting, but also a daunting and at times a draining experience. Now while I believe law school, or any degree for the matter can’t fully […]