Marking the End of an Era: I Graduated!

A post that has been long overdue. After three long years of hard work, sweat, tears, resilience, and hanging on to the dream of achieving bigger things in life, I graduated last summer with a First Class Honours degree in Medicinal Chemistry & Neuroscience from Keele University. That day, six months on, still remains so … Continue reading Marking the End of an Era: I Graduated!

The Importance of ‘People’ Skills: Adding value, demonstrating potential, and building strong relationships…

WHY IS HAVING GOOD “PEOPLE” SKILLS IMPORTANT AND HOW DO YOU USE THEM? Now most of us might be familiar with that ‘awkward’ moment when you are sitting in your new office, on a slightly uncomfortable chair, and you realise that you don’t actually know anyone there. But what you do at that moment in … Continue reading The Importance of ‘People’ Skills: Adding value, demonstrating potential, and building strong relationships…

Have I grown up yet?: 17 things to tick off before I’m 29

As children, we put this idea into our head that anyone over the age of about 18, or even 21, is a 'grown up'. Well, yep...ish - at 18, you can legally drink in the UK, place a bet at a betting shop, and even get a tattoo; and at 21, you can even supervise … Continue reading Have I grown up yet?: 17 things to tick off before I’m 29

Returning home after 4 months…

https://www.instagram.com/p/_9t3-gtkmW/?taken-by=enngigi So it has almost been two whole months since I returned from studying abroad at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. AHHHHH DROWNING IN WORK! If you're wondering, 'Why hasn't she posted more things and photos about her time abroad?' The truth is, I'm getting there! I take about 100 random photos (whether … Continue reading Returning home after 4 months…

9 Reasons Why I Decided To Study Abroad

Just over a year ago, the process of applying for an International Exchange Programme at Keele began. It consisted of visiting the Peer Advisors at the Study Abroad Fair, attending a handful of compulsory meetings, and then the very very long application process of applying to a selection of your favourite universities that have partnered with Keele. Whilst … Continue reading 9 Reasons Why I Decided To Study Abroad

Quick updates: summer/food/exams/sun (what’s coming up…)

Sooooo...you guys are probably wondering where I have been the last couple of weeks. Well, all I can say is: Easter holidays (which, being a typical university student usually means revising/roaming around London catching up on all my shopping and being thrifty...aka the student version of saving up?). I've been posting on Instagram quite regularly … Continue reading Quick updates: summer/food/exams/sun (what’s coming up…)