By Amber Lovell

Imposter Syndrome 101

May 11, 2022

Have you ever been in disbelief that you’re not worthy of the opportunity that’s in front of you?   It’s quite a lonely feeling – thank goodness the theme of Mental Health Awareness Week this year is loneliness. Read on to explore imposter syndrome further, and understand why you’re neither alone, nor an imposter.  What is

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By Amber Lovell

Feeling lonely? You’re not alone. 

May 9, 2022

 As a university student, we are sure you’ve heard ‘it’s okay to not be okay’ more times than you’ve ever wanted to, but Mental Health Awareness Week (May 9th – 15th) is here to remind that not only is it true, but there are also steps you can take to help overcome any feelings that

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By Amber Lovell

How to study with Kortext – Highlighting

May 6, 2022

Paraphrasing the wise words of Louis Theroux for academic purposes, we’ve got an important question to ask: Want to make study notes that don’t jiggle jiggle or fold? Continue reading because we’d love to see you colour code, for sure. Colour coding is one of the simplest techniques available to help you get the most

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By Ellie Parker

The challenges of textbook access, affordability and creating an inclusive learning environment

May 6, 2022

In the last 10 years, the cost of higher education has increased substantially in many countries. Whilst institutions are doing more to widen access and create a culture of diversity and inclusion by breaking down barriers to education, affordability is still a considerable challenge recognised by university applicants and current students, with many affected by

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By Amber Lovell

How to study with Kortext – The Feynman Technique

April 28, 2022

Exam season is approaching faster than the end of the DFS sale, meaning you really need to get a move on with revising before exams begin.  Dependent on your course, exams may not even be your only worry. You may have coursework due too, which really emphasises the need for you to get studying sooner

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