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The Canterbury Fresher’s Guide

The Canterbury Fresher’s Guide

1. Be prepared to answer the same questions over and over. “So what’s your name? 2. You probably won’t open that “essential” textbook that cost over £100 all year. 3. No matter how great at budgeting you think you are, your loan will not last.  4. Prepare to expand your ...

Shanon-Leanne Pattenden

July 24th, 2015

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The Festival Survival Guide

The Festival Survival Guide

Going to a festival is a great experience; for a lot of newbies it’s the first time they’re going to drink their body weight in alcohol, practice totally safe sex with strangers, and stay up all night shouting ‘Alan!’ back and forth across the campsite. It’s a beacon of ...

Shanon-Leanne Pattenden

June 28th, 2015

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Student thief secretes stolen phone in an unusual place

Student thief secretes stolen phone in an unusual place

The foolish thief was caught after a passing Police officer saw an altercation and came to investigate. The man accused of stealing the phone was searched to no avail so the victim asked a friend to phone his number. A suspicious ringing led them to the phone hidden in the ...

March 13th, 2015

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Revealed: Britain’s Top 100 Entrepreneurs

Revealed: Britain’s Top 100 Entrepreneurs

The UK’s top 100 business entrepreneurs of 2014 have been revealed. Based on recent research, the list includes business leaders from the world of fashion, retail, IT, property, aviation, construction and more. Occupying the number one spot is none other than former ...

February 22nd, 2015

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Always wanted to cook up a storm on Come Dine With Me?

Always wanted to cook up a storm on Come Dine With Me?

Do you love dinner parties? Are you a great cook? Have you always dreamed of Dave Lamb mocking your tarte tatin? The hit Channel 4 show Come Dine With Me is back for a new series and they are coming to Kent! You know the drill: five days, five strangers, five walks of life ...

February 16th, 2015

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Why Become a Teacher?

Why Become a Teacher?

With the second term now underway many final year students will now be turning their minds to the career they wish to pursue once they graduate. There are almost endless options out there, but one career path that is often given a bad reputation is that of teaching. Stemming

February 13th, 2015

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Hungover? Meet Kent’s Own Morning-After Fairy Godmother

Hungover? Meet Kent’s Own Morning-After Fairy Godmother

As hundreds of students across Canterbury wake up with what feels like a temporarily life-ending hangover, they will endure the age-old decision: sleep it off and suffer in silence or tackle the treacherous walk to the nearest fast food restaurant for the greasiest item on ...

January 31st, 2015

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CCSU ‘FILL US IN’

CCSU ‘FILL US IN’

Christ Church Students’ union are conducting their annual ‘Fill US In’ survey, which is running Friday 21st November through to 15th December 2014. If you are a student at Canterbury Christ Church University, this is your chance to make your voice heard by ...

November 21st, 2014

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How to Shine in your Job Interview

How to Shine in your Job Interview

Congratulations – your job application has resulted in making the interview shortlist. The company you have approached has seen enough promise in your CV to want to meet you in person. But… help! What next? How do you prepare for your interview, and how do you ...

November 10th, 2014

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Become a GK Unions Student Trustee

Become a GK Unions Student Trustee

Kent Union is the representative body for University of Kent students and provides wide-ranging services for students across Kent and on the Continent. The Union is a charity with annual revenues of £10 million and 600 staff. We need a resourceful and committed student to ...

October 1st, 2014

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