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Oxford Bucket List

As I’m going back next week for my last year among the Dreaming Spires, I thought I would make a list of things in the city I want to do this year. I may add to this list if I think of more things, and hope to tick things off one by one throughout the year. Do join me on one (or more) if you like ☺ (more…)

I miss travelling

I’m now about two-thirds through my travel-less summer in London, and have just finished an eight-week internship in a big corporate technology company. While I’m genuinely glad to have had the experience of working in a regular office for two months (and even getting paid for it), I can’t say I’m too upset that I’m returning to being a student again – I’ll be spending the next month or so catching up on university work before I return in October for my final year. When I told my manager on Friday that I had learnt a lot from the internship I wasn’t lying – I think almost the best thing about it was that I had the chance to speak to so many different people about what they had done with their careers, how they had started out, and what they would recommend for people of my age. (more…)