University Life. The best days of your life, they say! I graduated from the University of Sheffield with a BSc in Biomedical Sciences with Employment Experience in 2018. As part of my degree, I completed a "Year in Industry" placement in a Communications role. You can read all my blog posts about my experience here. This section covers all related posts from my degree, part-time work, extra-curricular activities and events during my life at the University of Sheffield!

My Gratitude CV

January 10th 2020

What a better way to start 2020 than with a CV refresh AND a gratitude CV? โœจ Here’s mine!

Life After University – now what?

July 26th 2019

Entering the “real world” can be scary, here’s a collaborative action plan on what you can do to get started on building the next steps!

My take on job hunting

April 6th 2019

It’s the season for job hunting! Today I’m sharing my thoughts, experience and advice on preparing for the next stage after university. ๐Ÿ“

Vlogging @ TUoS

August 26th 2018

Sharing my recent vlogging-venture with the University of Sheffield and previous projects. Wishing all students joining this Sept the very best! ๐ŸŒŸ

Grit, Adversity and University

July 21st 2018

Last week, I graduated from the University of Sheffield with a BSc (Hons) degree in Biomedical Sciences. And just like that my academic life has come to a close!

4 out of 4

June 9th 2018

A reflection of my final year as an undergrad detailing my experience, things I learnt and the exciting future ahead. #shefunilife

Why attacking someone
will not lift you any higher

October 7th 2017

A reflection of my placement year

August 11th 2017

Today I officially finish my placement at the University of Sheffield. Extremely grateful for the experience; I’ve learned incredibly valuable things. I’m excited to see what’s next! ๐Ÿ’ผ

May, For Me

May 31st 2017

Itโ€™s June tomorrow โ€“ which means weโ€™re almost halfway through the year, how crazy is that? May has been a pretty busy month, but one of the most exciting so far!

Be Bold For Change ๐ŸŒบ

March 11th 2017

I always want to blog events in my life as they happen but being such a perfectionist, I find it a challenge. Also juggling what I post on social media about events in addition to writing a post about said event seems a lot to handle at once. I’ve been involved in a lot of social… Continue reading Be Bold For Change ๐ŸŒบ

Embracing Global Diversity ๐ŸŒŽ

March 5th 2017

Last night, I attended the International Cultural Evening, it was pretty cool. The International Cultural Evening (ICE) is an annually organized show which features multicultural performances. I enjoyed the competitive edge to the show – the energy the different societies  (representing different cultures) was amazing and contagious too. I naturally have a lot of energy… Continue reading Embracing Global Diversity ๐ŸŒŽ

Checkpoint #1: START

August 19th 2016

So August has started off very exciting and very busy – just how I like it! There have been a number of big changes in my life since I last blogged ranging from personal changes to more exciting and positive opportunities – today I’ll be sharing an adventure I have just begun: starting my placement and becoming an… Continue reading Checkpoint #1: START

Life Updated: Almost There

July 12th 2016

I just keep my head down, run hard and am always surprised when I look up and see where I am. – Grant In my (only) post back in January, I outlined some of the goals I wanted to achieve for the year. I used the new year to push myself to tick off as many goals as I could.… Continue reading Life Updated: Almost There

2 out of 3

June 8th 2016

Yesterday I sat my last exam in Anatomy and then just like that – my second year of university was over. My summer exams turned out easier than I thought, don’t get me wrong though, I still found it difficult but it wasn’t as bad as I imagined. Fingers crossed with the results in exactly a… Continue reading 2 out of 3

My time as a Creative Diva

April 4th 2016

If you follow me on my social media profiles, you probably know that over the past week, Iโ€™ve had a wonderful opportunity to work with the leading creative marketing business โ€“ Diva Creative. Known for the innovative creations that help drive social change, they thrive to make a difference to lives and communities in the most… Continue reading My time as a Creative Diva

Languages: Code

March 15th 2016

Most people already know this but I love project work. Thereโ€™s something about having a team with differing specialties, all with great ideas, managing everyone to their ability and working together towards a set target that really makes me have an optimistic mindset for team-based work. So, my first project for this semester was focusing… Continue reading Languages: Code

Just up to my clavicle

October 11th 2015

Wow, is all that I can say. It’s been such a crazy, information-packed last few weeks since I returned to university for my second year, I’ve been meaning to make some time for blogging but honestly, the workload has been so overwhelming. My schedule has been: lecture, labs, lecture, labs, study, study, study, remember to… Continue reading Just up to my clavicle

Goals & plans

September 3rd 2015

With the new academic year just around the corner for university students (and school starting for younger students), I decided to write this post about my personal goals and plans for my next university year. I feel like writing about it, would really help motivate me to keep my mind straight on what I really want… Continue reading Goals & plans