January has flown over!

Introduction It’s been a very busy week with handing in my final few assignments of January which has meant that I have been unavailable to quickly write up my experience of the SCITT Programme taster day. I have received some of my assignments which I have handed in during December which seem ages ago! Assignment…

The good and the bad of uni lifestyle

Introdution Today I have just handed in my fist assignment of 2017 and I thaught it would be a good idea to write a few thaughts of uni lifestyle. In 2015 I started studying at university. Not only was the education different, but the lifestyle of myself drastically changed. Timetable One of the most notable…

Happy New Year!

I wish everyone a merry Christmas and a happy new year! First semester of year 2 has finished and has flown over so quickly. It is hard to believe I am in my second year of Geography and the Christmas period marks half way through my degree! Preparation for second semester starts soon. Before I…

Christmas Visit To Berlin

I broke up for Christmas on Friday 23rd, and then set of to Berlin on the Sunday to visit the Christmas Markets. This is a tradition of the family which has now been running for three years and each year we have enjoyed them more and more. Me and my brother had visited Berlin twice…

Careers Insight Programe / NCL+ Award

During my second year at Newcastle University, I have taken the opportunity of the careers insight programme and the NCL+, which are unique opportunities  that the university offer. Keep posted on this blog post which will be added the more sessions that we as a team will do until March 2017. Careers Programme 16/11/16 –…

Autumn Update

A month of starting year two at Newcastle University has been really busy but really good. Already I have done one exam at the start of this week and plenty of assignments for the next moths coming up. Although, it is quite scary to also think that I’m starting my dissertation preparation now which I…

Summer 2016 Review

Introduction After 4  months off, which have flown over I am back to university to start second year. Initially in June I set out a few aims to have completed over the summer and I believe I’ve done just that, which is a great stepping stone to start university. If I refer back to one…

Summer 2016 in Snapshots

Over the summer holidays I have taken a large range of photos either on my phone or my Nikon D3100. I have chosen a few to post to hopefully show just how many amazing oppotunities I have had over summer and to share some of the best moments.  I have also added a range of…

Texas Climate

After my recent visit to Texas, USA I was really fascinated by the climate of the state and decided to write up about the Texas Climate. Some of my old physical geography notes were able to be applied when researching!! Introduction Texas is located south central of the United States and is the second largest…

Dissertation Planning

I’m am now one week away from starting year 2 after and amazing summer, with time off  gaining valuable research for my  further education and career. Although now it’s back to university full time and starting to think about some important decisions (especially as this year and next what counts towards my final degree). I…

Houston….We have a holiday!

Holiday Summary After my dad has spent the last three weeks in Houston we decided that it would be a good opportunity for myself, my mam and my brother to visit Texas, for a late holiday before going back to university. From 24th August till 5th September we explored three main areas of Texas being,…

Family Cruise 2016!!

The cruise just couldn’t come sooner after a crazy tiring first year of university. As a keen traveller cruises never fail to make the ultimate holiday by visiting different countries and various destinations in the space of 2 weeks!! Its a great alternative to interailing and I beleive I get to see more crusing with…