Journalism to me is about making an impact on this world. It is thrilling, addictive and never fails to get my heart rate up. Journalism is being a part of something that could be history and could change the world, a life, many or none. Journalism is for those who want every day to be different to the next and not know what each day will hold.
We love our Midwifery course, however, if you are struggling with the demands as I know many of us are, I hope that reading this helps. I’m not suggesting that everybody is finding the course challenging, but if you are, you’re not alone. (more…)
It’s that time of year again! Summer is approaching and many of you will be graduating this year. Some of you will already have secured jobs or have a clear idea of what you are doing or where you want to be. However a large minority of you will be, like myself at the time absolutely clueless as to what your next move will be and the only thing you will have planned is where you are going on holiday. (more…)
One of my mentors told me that sign-off mentors are the gatekeepers to the midwifery register. From starting off as a first year to qualifying as a midwife, mentors play a crucial and empowering role in shaping future midwives. (more…)
The main point I’m trying to stress in this blog is how different every day is for midwives and student midwives – no two days are the same and you never know what it is you’re going to encounter next. Here is my week in the life of an RGU student midwife, looking over four particular shifts I had in February. (more…)
So it has come to the end of my placement with the Marketing team. I can hardly believe it. It’s crazy to think that it was a whole year ago I was sat waiting for my interview. A lot has happened since then, but I have enjoyed every minute of it. (more…)
One of the attractions of the Fashion Management course is the opportunities it provides, particularly in third year. With the choice to do a full year, 12 weeks or a 6 week placement, I chose to do the latter as it meant I could come back for the remainder of second term to work on the Digital Fashion Show. (more…)