University and Beyond: Your Wellbeing
Posted by Bushra in Law on September 30, 2018
So university can undoubtedly be a time where many people can suffer from some form of stress or mental illness, whether this stems from academic or financial pressure or something personal. Many students come to university diagnosed with one or may be diagnosed during university, which is becoming increasingly common, and as many students begin […]
Posted in university, wellbeing | Tagged De-stress, mental health, University, wellbeing
Writing a UCAS Personal Statement: My Top Tips
Posted by Bushra in Law on September 23, 2018
So it’s that time of the year where you should be thinking about writing your personal statement in order to apply for universities via UCAS. I remember writing mine well in advance, ensuring I had enough time to redraft, polish it up and get it checked over for grammatical errors, as this is one of […]
Posted in Future, university | Tagged Personal statement, top tips, ucas, University
Let’s make a statement!
Posted by Caitlin in Law on September 18, 2018
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 […]
Posted in Future | Tagged Law, Leicester, Personal statement, Sixth Form, tips, top tips, University | 4 Responses
University Open Days – Top Tips!
Posted by Bushra in Law on September 1, 2018
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 […]
Posted in Future, university | Tagged Open Days, top tips, University, University of Leicester
A – Level Results Day – Advice/Tips!
Posted by Bushra in Law on August 15, 2018
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 […]
Posted in Exams, Future, university | Tagged A-Levels, exams, Results Day, University | 2 Responses
How to (Almost) survive Freshers!
Posted by Caitlin in Law on July 28, 2018
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 […]
Posted in Societies, Uncategorized | Tagged Freshers, Freshers Fair, Societies, Sport, University
Thank You and Goodbye ??
Posted by Arjun in Law on July 18, 2018
So this my final post for Leicester Studentblogs. Second year is now a mere memory, and I’m fully focussed on the year ahead. So in every sense, this post is a goodbye. A final farewell and also a piece of gratitude to everyone who had taken the time to read my articles, comment and […]
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged goodbye, Law, Leicester, thank you, the end, University
How to make the most of Open Days
Posted by Caitlin in Law on July 7, 2018
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 […]
Posted in Campus | Tagged Holidays, Open Days, summer, tips, University, Visit day
Ways to prepare yourself for Law School!
Posted by Bushra in Law on July 2, 2018
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 […]
Posted in Future, Study | Tagged commercial awareness, Law, Leicester Law School, study, summer, University
The Art of Essay Writing
Posted by Arjun in Law on November 1, 2017
Writing legal essays is not easy. Each module will require a slightly different plethora skills and for the essay to be written and structured in a specific way. Nonetheless, the more essays you write the better you’ll get, until you’re consistently working at 70% or above. Nonetheless, you don’t need to sit around and wait […]
Posted in Essay | Tagged Dissertation, Essays, how to write an essay, Law, law school, University