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Dr Ava Brown: Pressures of studying during COVID-19

Dr Ava Brown, a social enterprise student, talks about how close she came to quitting her course and the support she received.

  03 Nov 2020   2 min read

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  Your Stories   Student Wellbeing

Recipe: The Academy Fish Pie

What's cooking chef? If you are struggling for kitchen inspiration this delicious Fish Pie recipe from The Academy Restaurant is a must try!

  12 Jan 2021   0 min read

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  Student Wellbeing

Caoimhe Clements: Student mental wellbeing

Caoimhe tells us about the support she received from Ulster University when she was struggling with her mental health.

  27 Nov 2020   1 min read

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  Student Wellbeing   Your Stories

Stefanie McCluskey: Working from home

Try these top tips to work from home successfully.

  05 Nov 2020   1 min read

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   Studying at UU   Student Wellbeing

Down Dog: Great yoga anywhere

You don’t need a studio to practise the ancient art of yoga – all you need is an empty space at home and the right app.

  02 Nov 2020   1 min read

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  Student Wellbeing

Virginia Cooley: Preparing for a dream career

Virginia, a cinematic arts student from Pennsylvania, shares her experience of Ulster University.

  02 Nov 2020   0 min read

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  Your Stories   Student Wellbeing

Andrew's story: What it's like to study at Ulster University

Andrew, a mature, adult nursing student who started this year, shares his experience of Ulster University.

  02 Nov 2020   0 min read

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  Student Wellbeing   Your Stories

Jill Robinson: On placements, graduations and advice to new students

Jill, a recent graduate from Ulster University, shares her experience, and tells us what it was like graduating during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  05 Nov 2020   1 min read

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  Your Stories   Student Wellbeing

Dr Ava Brown: 5 tips to help with motivation

Dr Ava Brown shares her top 5 tips that are a sure way to help you stay motivated.

  09 Nov 2020   3 min read

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  Student Wellbeing    Studying at UU

Amy Mullan: I'm so glad to have a friend like you

Current student, Amy Mullan, shares her story of the true friendship that she made at UU, and the importance of friends in you life.

  19 May 2021   2 min read

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      Student Wellbeing

    Codi-Lea's story: Panic attacks and student support

    Codi-Lea, a student, outlines her battle with anxiety, university stress and panic attacks and the support she received from Ulster University.

      09 Nov 2020   3 min read

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      Student Wellbeing   Your Stories

    Brooke Hogshaw: Living with autism and managing university

    Listen to UU student Brooke Hogshaw, as she tells us about living with autism and the support she received.

      27 Nov 2020   1 min read

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      Student Wellbeing   Your Stories

    Niamh Doherty: So far, yet so good

    So far, 2020 has been one big slap in the face. We all had big plans for this year, and I don’t think COVID-19 was in any of them. But I have chosen not to let it break me.

      25 Nov 2020   10 min read

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      Your Stories   Student Wellbeing

    Dr. Martin McCracken: How to set and achieve goals

    Do you know how to set and achieve goals? Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into visible. Dr. Martin McCracken explains what we need to do to set and achieve goals.

      06 Jan 2021   2 min read

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      Student Wellbeing

    University stress: 5 tips to help you manage your work more efficiently

    Our students share their best advice on how to manage your university workload.

      09 Nov 2020   1 min read

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       Studying at UU   Student Wellbeing

    Emma-Jayne Taylor: The perfect combination of nutrients to enhance your concentration

    Have you ever wondered if what you eat could perhaps improve your concentration and ultimately your exam results?

      24 Jan 2021   4 min read

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      Student Wellbeing

    Rory Skillen: Covid-19, It’s made me a better student

    With everything that’s been said, I still want to make it clear that like everyone else, I can’t wait for Covid:19 to disappear and for normality to return. What I am thankful for is that it presented me with an opportunity to make sure I’m going into that future as prepared as I can be

      25 Nov 2020   4 min read

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      Your Stories   Student Wellbeing

    Catherine Maguire: Life lessons learnt from living in Lockdown

    This has put everything into perspective, shown us what is important, what’s not, how we should appreciate the little things in life and hold our loved ones a little closer. I think we will all lead a very different life after this, and maybe, that isn’t a bad thing.

      25 Nov 2020   6 min read

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      Student Wellbeing   Your Stories

    Keela Costello: My work placement experience before and during a global pandemic

    I had finished my placement feeling a lot more confident about the year ahead and the dreaded job hunt after graduation.

      25 Nov 2020   4 min read

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      Your Stories   Student Wellbeing   Careers

    Kayla Collins: What life is like as a student during Covid-19

    This year will definitely be a struggle for the vast majority of us, but if we try and get ourselves into a routine and the right head space, I have no doubt we will all do as well as we hope.

      25 Nov 2020   3 min read

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      Your Stories   Student Wellbeing

    Kayleigh Tinney: When you can’t control the situation, control your reaction to it

    All we have at the minute is time. Time to take chances, time to grow and time to flourish.

      25 Nov 2020   5 min read

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      Your Stories   Student Wellbeing