Tag Archives: revision

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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Reading Week

Reading Week

You may or may not know that universities have a slightly different set up in terms of holidays. We aren’t young enough to get half terms anymore! However, the plus side is that we get extended Christmas, Easter and summer holidays. Various courses throughout the University of Surrey also provide Reading Week. Reading week is [...]

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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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