Monthly Archives: October 2013

Insight into volunteering: Vice President of Regents

By Shafina Khatun(SSA Cavedish) Volunteering provides you with skills in places that you may be lacking and helps your CV to stand out. Whether it’s inside your University or outside, no role is too small or big. Even if you’re … Continue reading

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I.T. free…it’s FREE!!!

By Shafina Khatun (SSA Cavendish) I was lying on the purple bean bag in the Cavendish student union pod when Miriam mentioned to me about the free IT software available for students. She then sent me over a link and … Continue reading

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It’s time to end mental health stigma

By Shafina Khatun (SSA Cavendish) Before you read I need you to take a moment to free yourself from everything you have been exposed to about mental health. Forget how it’s portrayed in the media, films and any negative views … Continue reading

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Customer care series: the public eye

by Bina Sethi Most of us students probably have some form of part-time work that requires us to interact with members of the public. It’s crucial that we deal with them in the right manner without causing offense. There are … Continue reading

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Customer care series: Working in a call centre

The call centre. Whether it’s for customer service, research or selling, for many students it’s the part time job to help cover what could be a costly few years. Call centre jobs may be convenient, require minimal elbow grease and … Continue reading

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Keeping your space clean

by SSA Cavendish (Shafina Khatun) Back from a long day at work and I’m relaxing with a nice cup of Moroccan mint tea as I work on this next upload. If anyone asks, yes I do use the special gun powder … Continue reading

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The story of my life (starring YOU, SSA and the Universities Learning and Academic Support)

By SSA Cavendish (Shafina Khatun) WARNING ALERT: What you are about to read is very cheesy, but it was good fun to write. You’re sitting somewhere in your campus. Perhaps in the library, social space or lunch area. Textbook out, … Continue reading

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