I’ve always thought of learning things as absorbing some fixed kind of knowledge, with an end goal (usually an exam). But after a few years at university (I guess as I have become more of an adult), I have realised that there is no fixed syllabus for learning stuff anymore.
Trying to choose what you want to do and where you want to go is intimidating – it’s quite a big commitment, so it’s best to know what you’re getting yourself into.
University is a huge commitment of effort, time and money, so it’s best to make as good a decision as possible. Of course, you can switch later along the line, but it will cause less stress in the future if you do your research now. But where to start? You’re Doing It Wrong I come…
Some of my hot takes about Oxford 🔥
Hopefully my post will give a glimpse into my daily life at Oxford, when everything is going normally.
For all your racing / civil / project / WhatsApp group needs!
It’s been two and a half years since I wrote my Back to School? Uni Expectations post where I outlined my bright-eyed, hopeful expectations for my university experience to come. Seeing as I’m in my 3rd year now with one more year to come, I think I have adequate experience to comment on my expectations.…
The other morning, I decided to run through an area in my neighbourhood that I’d never explored before.