It’s the same every year, along comes the first of January and out goes all the fun of Christmas food-comas and booze-fuelled festivities, and in comes the Ten Commandments we promise to live by for the next 365 days of the New Year.
Thou shalt not eat anything that isn’t a vegetable; thou shalt not even look at a bottle of wine never mind think of drinking the whole bottle of its sweet nectar…
Your first year of university will fly by. Apologies for being all “we’ve been there and done that”, but it will! And there are certain things that every fresher must, and most probably will, go through as a right of passage, before it’s too late! No one wants to look back at their university years and think, “I wish I’d done that!”,
21-year-old English literature graduate, Mirren Gidda explains why not getting your first uni choice is certainly not the end of the world.