• Note Taking at University

    Over the last 4 years at university, I have tried really hard to take good notes that would enable me to learn and excel at my exams. I have made A LOT of mistakes with note-taking but have also learnt a lot of tips and tricks that I hope can help people take better more […]

  • The Venture Competition – What are you waiting for? APPLY NOW!

    Every year during Entrepreneurship Week, individuals and groups of University of Dundee students, staff and recent graduates have the opportunity to win funding that could kick-start a business that changes lives! It is an opportunity to pitch your idea to our esteemed judges with years and even decades of experience in the business world. You […]

  • Facebook Analytics Academy

    In October 2019, I attended a Facebook Analytics Academy in the London Facebook HQ. As expected it was a very hip and high-tech office with colourful interiors, vintage coke machines and game rooms. All the participants were given breakfast once we arrived, we had the opportunity to socialise with other attendees and there were unlimited […]

  • My First Semester in the Dance Club

    Throughout my university experience, I have focused on my professional and academic goals and have never made any commitments just because it was ‘fun’. Whist in first year I had the pleasure of going to one of the dance club shows and was really impressed by the quality of the production and talent showcased . […]

  • How I (attempt to) stay Organised at University

    My university experience has been packed full of events, part-time jobs, societies, competitions, the gym, projects and let’s not forget academics. In the busyness of my university life, I have had to create systems and habits that enabled me to thrive under my schedule. Here are some of the things that have helped me the […]

  • My Favourite Student Deals in Dundee

    One advantage of studying at Dundee is that it is a relatively cheap place to study. Accommodation is very cheap and the city is very walkable so I rarely ever use public transport. I would say that I use the night bus home when I have had a late night in the library or work […]

  • Target Jobs ITs not Just for the Boys

    (I’m featured in the video above!) In October 2019, I had the pleasure of attending TargetJobs ITs not Just for the Boys hell in the Bloomberg London HQ. I previously attended the Future Female Engineers event (twice) and gained a lot from it! I wrote a blog about one of the events here (insert link). […]

  • 5 Reasons to become a Student Ambassador

  • How Monzo enhanced my Money Management

    Not getting broke as a student is hard but not impossible. Over my last few years at uni I have been trying different ways to keep to budget and honestly Monzo has been a life changer. Firstly, what exactly is Monzo? It is an online banking system that is extremely transparent and visual. For me, […]

  • How to get a Part-time Job at Uni