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Jonny Tye is a Mechanical Engineering student and elite canoeist who combines training, competition and study thanks to the University of Surrey’s Sports Scholarship programme. In this first Green Room blogpost, he tells us why he chose to come to Surrey.
I follow this bloke called Tim Minchin on Twitter (@timminchin), you might have heard of him… he plays the piano and sings songs that are occasionally amusing. Mr Minchin tweeted an article about the arguments global warming sceptics use and how they are all basically just wrong*. It’s a fairly standard internet rant to be [...]
At the University of Surrey we like new things. We like discovering new things. Making new things. Studying and debating new things. And sharing new things with new people. New is good. To us, new is the future. So to celebrate new, we’ve created The Green Room. A place for thoughts, ideas and discussion for [...]
Hi… this is my first blog post so be gentle with me. Today I was asked to do some “social networking for the good of the Department”. This all sounded quite ominous – conjured up images one of those cringeworthy office parties where everyone has just worked out they have nothing in common and is [...]
Does the thought of going to university fill you with dread? Will it be the first time away from home for a long period of time? You’ll be glad to know that most people will be in the same position as you when you arrive at Surrey. Those who aren’t, will hopefully be able to [...]