Tag : third year

The Happy Guide to getting up early

2 years ago / 0 comments

However far you are into your degree, you probably haven’t quite nailed the process of getting up early and being productive. Lauren gives you some easy tips on how to make the dreaded alarm clock just a little bit more bearable… With longer, lighter days bringing us into the summer, … Read More

How to beat the creative block

2 years ago / 0 comments

It’s nearing the end of term; deadlines are looming and the days are only going to get shorter. If you’re anything like me, then you’ll resent the fact that you spend the vast majority of time doing reading for an essay and not having any idea what it’s on about. … Read More

A Language Assistantship Abroad…

3 years ago / 0 comments

Every year the British Council send over two thousand undergraduates and postgraduates abroad to teach English as a foreign language, in a programme which spans four continents and fourteen countries. The Gryphon explores the challenges and rewards of undertaking an assistantship abroad. The English Language Assistants programme began in 1905 … Read More

Blogs | Views of a Disgruntled Third Year – A Ladies' Guide to Tindering

5 years ago / 0 comments

Ladies and gentleman I do not hope to alarm you but just the other day, I bit the bullet and went on my first ever Tinder date. It was in Kent. At home. Where I LIVE. Let’s recap on the Tinder phenomemon quickly: Users in your area pop up for … Read More

Features | My Fruity Epiphany

5 years ago / 0 comments

Ben Schrodel laments over the fact he is now a third year and will have to face the real world very soon. Who knew Fruity would trigger such a realisation?   It’s Friday night. I’m crossing campus with a practically empty bottle of cheap (but oh so cheerful) wine swinging … Read More