How to Move Past a Tricky Exam

How to Move Past a Tricky Exam

Worst case scenario We have all been there: you’ve walked out of the exam hall feeling that it couldn’t have gone any worse. When I was in college, I left my first mathematics test wanting the ground to swallow me up. My anxiety beforehand had morphed into a deep...
Why Effort is the Most Important Aspect of Learning

Why Effort is the Most Important Aspect of Learning

Competitive edge Confession: I am a very competitive person. First signs appeared when I was seven or eight after I lost a game of battleships to my Uncle. Cue a large temper tantrum that is now brought up every year at the family Christmas gathering. Losing a purely...
How to Love Learning for Life

How to Love Learning for Life

From cramming to learning Despite reaching degree level education, thus attaining my bachelor’s in mathematics, I would not have deemed myself an effective student. Late nights piled together before a deadline resulted in stressful and sometimes subpar work, depending...
Exciting Summer Films for the Best Revision Breaks

Exciting Summer Films for the Best Revision Breaks

Grab your popcorn! With exams fast approaching, there’s a lot of pressure to work every minute of the day. Exhausting ourselves will not help the learning process, it will only be detrimental to our physical and mental wellbeing. My suggestion for taking a break?...