Postgraduate Diary | A day in the life of a International Multimedia Journalism student

Curious to find out what a typical day is like for a MA International Media Journalism student? Find out why Courtney chose to study her course, and what she thinks of postgraduate life... Because Courtney's blog was written before the global pandemic, some aspects of the experiences she describes...

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Student Diary | A day in the life of a Marine Sciences student

     

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Student & Graduate Entrepreneurs Adapt Amid Covid-19 Challenges #StartedAtNCL

There are 203 businesses currently trading that have been supported by our START UP offer, a part of our Careers Service.  We're continually impressed by stories from our community, who are utilising their entrepreneurial mindset to adapt and innovate in spite of the many challenges brought on by...

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How to Study at Home (And Not Get Distracted)

The road to successfully studying from home is paved with good intentions. It’s all too easy to get distracted, start playing on your Xbox, or scrolling through your social media feed, your assignment or revision forgotten. So, how can you stay focused and really smash out those home study...

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What are the Benefits to Studying Online?

Once again, we’ve swapped classrooms and lecture halls for desks in bedrooms and kitchen tables – it's back to online studying from home. But while we all miss meeting up with friends and family as the Covid-19 pandemic continues, there are some major benefits to online study, plus some golden...

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5 Top Tips for Take-Home Exams

Having to work and study in the same space as you would usually relax is not everyone's cup of tea. However, having to complete an examination from home is perhaps even more difficult. Nonetheless, there are plenty of measures you can put in place to ensure you maximise your focus and complete any...

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COVID-19 Community Spirit #WeAreNCL

Not only have staff and students from Newcastle University come together in the fight against COVID-19 but so has Newcastle upon Tyne during these unprecedented times. We are in complete awe at each business, charity and individual from every corner of our city stepping up for their community. Your...

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Top Virtual Events

Who said staying in can't be fun? Take a look at these unmissable virtual events to keep you entertained through the new normal!

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Readjusting to Change in the Wake of Coronavirus

It’s fair to say that none of us could have anticipated an event such as this and we may be surprised at how feelings of stress or worry are manifesting in new ways.  Getting to grips with the current climate is enough of a challenge, without having to manage our finances, our studies, the...

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