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One of our former student Insiders, skydiving
Our Insiders are current students sharing their experiences of Cardiff University in their own words. If you want to know what it’s really like at Cardiff, this is the place to find out.
Each Insider posts regularly to their blog, to Twitter and to their own Facebook page. Some also post photos to Instagram so you can see what they're up to as well as reading about it.
They're here to answer any questions you have about life at Cardiff University. What’s a typical day like? What clubs and societies are there? Is Cardiff’s music scene any good? It can be almost anything - just post a comment on their Facebook page or message them on Twitter.
Our Insiders are real students studying a range of subjects.
2nd year Dentistry
I like anything to do with art, and tie dye almost all of my things. I run regularly and play the piano, but am also a bit of a couch potato and watch Smallville constantly. I loved Duke of Edinburgh and really want to go Backpacking and camping again this summer.
3rd year Welsh
I'm studying Welsh here at Cardiff and enjoying all the great opportunities that are available. Since becoming a student I have become an expert in soup making and have developed an obsession for swimming. I love being adventurous and since the summer I have developed a love for mountain climbing and lake swimming. Looking forward to travel Europe and Wales this summer!
3rd year Architecture
Being an architect student I guess you could say I'm creative; I'm a keen photographer and pay the bills working as a club photographer in the union. I'm an avid skier and surfer, lover of mountains,sea and (being a Devon boy) cider!
3rd year Psychology
My passion is dancing, and has been since I was about 7 years old. Needless to say I was quick to sign up with a dance troupe. I also love singing (in the shower), being a committee member for the Psychology Society and am involved in a few volunteering projects.
3rd year Planning & Geography
What seems like yesterday I started on what can be a terrifying prospect; student life. All of a sudden the finishing point is in sight, with only a year to go. University is a journey and one of the best out there; as long as you embrace it... it’s a roller coaster of a ride!
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