Student Life

Carols, Coursework & Christmas Crackers: Preparing for Uni in the New Year

By | December 15th, 2015|Help and Advice, Student Life|

As the Christmas holiday approaches, most of us are gearing up for a spot of mince pie Olympics, boxset marathons and some well-earned chill time. It’s important for us all to recharge our batteries, so the [...]

5 Ways to Maximise Your Time at University

By | December 3rd, 2015|Listmania, News and Views, Student Life|

  University can be a daunting experience, if like me when you enter the building you experience a great rush of energies; teachers grabbing their morning cappuccinos, students running to the library to print out coursework [...]

Hiding the D | Why Nondisclosure at University Can Hurt Your Grades

By | November 26th, 2015|Help and Advice, Student Life|

Now that the giddying highs of your first few months of university life have subsided. The true realisation of how much work and information you need to absorb in the next few years, has probably become [...]

DYSboxing #3 | Improve Your Note-Taking with Notetalker

By | October 22nd, 2015|Assistive Tech, Student Life, Videos, Working Life|

The Notetalker app turns your mobile device into a powerful recording and audio note-taking companion. Rather than mimicking the functions of your devices built-in audio recorder, Notetalker allows you to flag important parts of the recording [...]

Dealing with Dyslexia for First Time Freshers

By | August 11th, 2015|Help and Advice, Student Life|

Some of you will be setting off to university next month. Starting afresh is exciting but also a bit scary. The video has lots of good advice from personalising your room to making sure you get [...]

Is Generation Y the Worst Generation Ever?

By | July 14th, 2015|News and Views, Student Life|

Opening up a letter that can potentially determine where you go in life, is a very overwhelming and nerve-racking moment. Thousands of graduates have recently experienced this and for some, the excitement knowing new prospects and [...]

A Graduates Guide to Effective Job Hunting – Part 5

By | July 3rd, 2015|Student Life, Working Life|

To help you navigate the unique difficulties, dilemmas and demands that dyslexic job hunting entails. We’ve teamed up with TARGETjobs to bring you this 5 part blog post on dyslexic graduate job hunting. Read other posts [...]

A Graduates Guide to Effective Job Hunting – Part 4

By | July 2nd, 2015|Student Life, Working Life|

To help you navigate the unique difficulties, dilemmas and demands that dyslexic job hunting entails. We’ve teamed up with Target Jobs to bring you this 5 part blog post on dyslexic graduate job hunting. Read other [...]

A Graduates Guide to Effective Job Hunting – Part 3

By | June 30th, 2015|Student Life, Working Life|

To help you navigate the unique difficulties, dilemmas and demands that dyslexic job hunting entails. We’ve teamed up with Target Jobs to bring you this 5 part blog post. Read other posts in this series here. [...]

A Graduates Guide to Effective Job Hunting – Part 2

By | June 28th, 2015|Student Life, Working Life|

To help you navigate the unique difficulties, dilemmas and demands that dyslexic job hunting entails. We’ve teamed up with Target Jobs to bring you this 5 part blog post. Read other posts in this series here. [...]

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