Independence vs. loneliness at university

Packing your life into suitcases, waving goodbye to your childhood bedroom, and feeling just a little bit lost when you parents leave you in a new building, a new city, with new people. This will definitely sound familiar to the majority of you. Fast forward through the first few weeks of uni; you’ve unpacked, the (perhaps drunken) antics of fresher’s week have worn off, and your studying officially begins. And all of a sudden, it may start to hit home that uni isn’t a summer camp and you have to survive alone, without the usual cocoon of friends and family….

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5 Myths About University Dispelled

Going to university is very much stepping into the unknown for many students, and there are all sorts of stories and myths (some good, some bad) thrown around about what university life is like. However, here is the truth about some of those myths to give you an insight into what university life is really like… Myth #1 – You won’t actually do any work A lot of students think that going to university is an excuse to simply go out all night and sleep all day, and whilst there are times when that may be true, you’re also there…

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Look beneath the ‘Surface’

Are you looking for a tablet, lured by the physical features, practicality and portability but you desire a device that offers more than a tablet and is as powerful as a laptop? Look beneath the ‘Surface’ and you could find exactly what you are looking for … Phoenix Student Store is proud to offer our customers, old and new, a revolutionary family of ‘Surface’ tablet devices from Microsoft, which includes Surface RT and Surface Pro.   They are the most productive tablets out there today, making them the perfect tool to work easy and play hard.   Meet Surface A…

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