Tag Archives: politics

Why I chose Politics at Newcastle

As soon as I started studying politics at school, I knew I wanted to do it at uni. I felt passionate about the potential of politics to make a real difference in all walks of life – no other subject matched that. Finding a uni After having a good look at various university courses for
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Newcastle University: BEST BITS

I don’t want to be biased – but Newcastle really is the best place to go to uni, and here’s why:   1. It’s Just the Right Size I think it’s really nice to be part of a city that’s not so big you feel lost. I settled in straight away, and honestly it became a
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Summer Placements

Hello everyone! I hope everyone is enjoying the summer holiday. I’m definitely enjoying having time to myself to be able to go to the gym, cook, and go walking. I spent last week walking round the South West Coastal path my dad. We did about 50 miles over the course of about 3 days, and
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The Alternative Packing Guide

I definitely won’t try to cover an exhaustive list of everything you might need for University. But I thought it might be useful to provide you all with a few slightly unconventional bits and pieces that have proved to be a essential during my time at university. 1. MONEY Whether you’re working over summer or when you
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Go for Politics!

The weeks running up to results day are always a nervous time. Obviously I hope that everybody gets the grades they expected and need, but I would also say it’s important to think about what’s next if you don’t get in. Politics isn’t something I thought I wanted to study, I initially applied for Combined
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The USP of Politics at Newcastle

What is different about studying at Newcastle, compared with studying the same degree at a different university? After two years studying politics at Newcastle, I think Im qualified enough to tell you about the USP (unique selling point) of politics at Newcastle…

5 Lessons from the Jungle

I spent a week of my Easter break volunteering in Calais with a charity helping refugees. Here I share with you the 5 lessons I learned from my time there.

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