A day in the Life of a BMSc Student
Nov02

A day in the Life of a BMSc Student

  WED, 1st Nov 2017 The most soul-destroying sound on Earth has to be the default iPhone alarm that greets me every morning at 7am. I go to bed with the best of intentions to have an early night but with my mandatory scroll through Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook and endless YouTube spiral (predominantly about food) it rarely happens. The end result is a rather bleary-eyed, groggy me that tumbles out of bed in the...

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Skye-driving
Oct30

Skye-driving

The first thing I did when I found out that I’ll be moving to Dundee was to make a list of all the places I could visit nearby. Scottish Highlands were one of them; right near the very top! This is my experience of travelling around the Isle of Skye over a weekend, and some things I’d do differently when I plan my next trip!   The Party: First of all, you’d need to decide who you want to go with. You want...

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Diwali @ Dundee
Oct26

Diwali @ Dundee

  It all started with a phone call!   It was a regular Tuesday. I had finished my lectures and somehow fell asleep at 6 PM. Perhaps, I was just too tired. And then, that really annoying thing happened. We’ve all experienced it. It doesn’t make it any less annoying. My phone started ringing.   I picked it up.   “Hey Mandar, where are you?” “I’m home. What happened?”...

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A New Life
Sep27

A New Life

It’s always weird moving to a completely new place for even a week. You know what’s even more difficult? Moving to a whole new country on a completely different part of the world! This is my story of moving to Dundee and my first two weeks settling in! Airports have always had a tremendous dramatic effect on me. It’s the fault of all those dramatic movies who always somehow use airports as a major plot point. But,...

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Beginnings
Sep19

Beginnings

It’s a rough life, being a blogger. Well. Not really, but it’s tough when the internet shuts down for 10 seconds and your entry is deleted.  All 500 words of it.Regardless of how many times you pressed ‘save draft’. It’s been a time, guys. I have anxiety. Issues. Quickly, apparently, accumulating more.  You can add ‘distrust of the internet’ to the list – one day I might even be able to...

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