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Meg Compton

Real Life

10 Uni Tips From a Fresher

University isn’t an easy thing to take grasp of. It throws bumps and bricks at you every turn and road you take. University is challenging from before you even become a fresher and it continues. Personally, I only got into my second choice of university. However, it has not changed my perception of uni or my experience. In reality, it’s only bettered it. So here are a few tips and tricks that I have learned

Real Life

Things I’ve Learned on the Journey to University

This past year has been a whirlwind. Applying for University has been stressful. From personal statements to receiving results, everything has been tumultuous. In the midst of all this havoc, I have been thrown in at the deep end in the past year and I feel like it would be beneficial to share some of the “tips” I have acquired. When writing your personal statement it is always best to do it early. I left

Real Life

Summer on a Budget

If you’re like me, you love to make the most of Summer, whether that’s days out to the cinema or going on holiday, however, if you’re like me you’re on a budget. So here are a few tips on how to enjoy your summer, without destroying your wallet. Picnics are my go-to group activity: Each friend brings one thing (Sandwiches, Cookies, Crisps, Drinks etc) and then you settle down in the nearest park and just

Feminism

10 Sayings to Support Your Gals

Girls need to support girls. I’ve attended an All-Girls school for the past 7 years of my life and sometimes it’s unbelievable how bitchy girls can be to each other. However, it also amazes me how supportive and wonderful we can be to each other as well. At the moment, when the feminist movement is needed in order to uplift equality into the lives of many people, I think it’s crucial now to pick each

Real Life

13 Things To Help You Control Your Stress

It’s not a secret that we all get stressed, or are constantly stressed. But recently stress has just become part of me and a lot of people I know. This is because we’re taking our A-Levels, if you don’t know what they are, it’s a set of very important exams which will decide whether or not we get into a University. Our results are based almost entirely on exams, obviously depending on the course. However,

Real Life

15 Things That Going To An All Girls School Taught Me

For the past 7 years of my life, I have been attending an all girls school. The first five years were spent as a greenie (a reference to our ugly green uniform) and these last two have been as a sixth former. Girls schools are somewhat different to mixed schools. This is prevalent in the lessons I’ve learnt at this school, here are my top 15: Periods. This is one of the most obvious things

Entertainment

Why the Banks Family on the Fresh Prince of Bel Air Is So Important

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, Fresh Prince has been publicly raved about since 1990 and before I put it on my Netflix list, I really had no interest in it. I thought the hype was about nothing. That’s where eating my words comes in, I was so wrong. I never realized how important this show is and how it’s relation to the breaks in society is still applicable today. To begin with, Fresh

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