Hi, my name is Caitlin and I am a second year Law student originally from Worcester! I will be blogging mainly about how to balance extra-curriculars and a social life with University work as well as tips about University life and the adjustment from Sixth Form. When I’m not studying you will either find me in one of Leicester’s many cafés, in the gym, or practicing pole fitness.
Writing a personal statement can be a very daunting time, there is no doubt about it. However, it is something that I actually really enjoyed in the end, (yes, maybe I’m weird) and it is a great way to show universities that you’re more than a few grades on a piece of paper. Here […]
As a new year of Law School approaches, I thought I would write a post on what my aims and goals are for my second year. First year went so so quickly, and I cannot wait to make the most of my penultimate year of my degree. Get good grades! It cannot be denied […]
As a law student, the vast majority of my reading over the year consist of Law textbooks. Whilst these can be truly riveting, there is nothing like a good novel! I like to spend my summer catching up on all the books I don’t have time to read during the academic year, so I […]
Freshers: the one week left of no responsibility before your course starts. It is the first week of university; your time to make friends, explore the university, and settle in. As someone who doesn’t really drink, I was worried that I would be left out in freshers due to its reputation as a week long […]
Summer arriving can only mean one thing – open day season! I can admit that I wish I went to more open days, and made better use of the ones I did go to. Therefore, this blog will focus on how to really get the most out of an open day, wherever you are! Be […]
Clearing is perceived as every A-Level student’s worst nightmare, but it couldn’t be easier if you know what you’re doing! I came to university after missing out on my first choice university, rejecting my insurance choice, and coming to Leicester through clearing. I will talk about my top tips for having the best experience […]