I suppose my final points would be, be kind to people, you don’t know what they might be dealing with, what they have had to leave behind, or what they have escaped from. It costs nothing to be kind. Most of all though, know that there is no shame in taking a break, or even dropping out entirely if that is what is best for your mental health. It doesn’t mean you are a failure; it doesn’t mean that you have no future; it means that you are prioritising your health and wellbeing; it means that you will not become another statistic; it means that you have your entire life ahead of you.
Having previously shared what I did right at university, it’s time for me to share what I did wrong during my time in higher education. My journey is not over just yet, […]
University students are due to return to campus for in-class lessons on May 17th. The return of university students has been pushed back repeatedly due to the fear of students transmitting the […]
The Government today has announced that students won’t be allowed to return to campus for face-to-face teaching until 17th May at the earliest. Despite calls from vice-chancellors and students across the country, […]
I’m sure that there have been moments in all our lives where we have felt that we don’t belong. Whether that came from getting on the wrong school trip bus, getting the […]