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Radu books

(Great) Expectations

A good friend of mine, we’ll call him Dr C, has recently been through the ordeal which is the final PhD examination. After preparing an inch-thick volume of technical prose, filled with every conclusion reached in almost four years of research, every PhD student has to face a grilling by an examiner who is an [...]

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Studying by the lake

Exam time!

Hello everybody and welcome to the University of Surrey’s Green Room. In my first blog post I felt that it was relevant for me, as a Court Life Mentor, to talk about exams – not the most enthralling topic to talk about I know, however, given that current students will soon be sitting their exams [...]

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