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Must-Reads for PhD students

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   by  Annie Mole  “What’s that?” you say, from beneath an ever-growing pile of papers and hardback books, “you want me to read even more things? Please get the f- out of the imaginary room that this hypothetical conversation is happening …
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Creating the Perfect Postgrad Study Space

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   by  Nicholas Todd..  Mini fridge, disco lights, dancing girls, chippendales, crash sofa and TV remote…some items that might just be on an initial wish-list for your study area, but these items should NOT top the list of things to consider …
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Student Saving Tip: Looking for Odd Jobs

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   by  Jeffrey  For many of us, the phrase ‘odd jobs’ reminds us of an adolescence of car washing and baby-sitting for what then felt like astronomical amounts of money – TEN pounds? Just to sit in someone’s house and make …
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Postgrad Careers: What if you don’t have plans?

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   by  Federico Coppola  So far, your life has consisted of fairly simple choices. Got good A-levels, did a degree. Didn’t know what to do after a degree, did a masters. Didn’t know what to do after a masters, did a …
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How Video Games Can Help You Study

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   by  DeclanTM  As a child video games always seemed to be like fast-food. A small, moderated amount was considered okay, but any more than that was deemed unacceptable. However now you are a postgraduate, and whilst you may no longer …
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