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Figuring Out What to Study in School Through Exploration

March 8, 2020 - On a train back to London from Oxford at the weekend break, I sat alongside a very pleasant 15-year-old, who in spite of not having also finished her GCSE training courses, currently had a pretty excellent idea of what she wished to study at universi ...

Uni 101: Types of Uni Group Members (Check Out 10 of Them)

March 2, 2020 - Unlike in secondary school when everyone did their assignments alone, sometimes in Universities, assignments are done in groups. Most times, you get the chance to select your group members and sometimes not. It is often done alphabetically. Group wor ...

Uni 101: What Makes a Good Student? (Qualities of Good Students)

March 2, 2020 - I firmly believe that whatever it is that one sets out to do deserves to be done very very well. Being a student isn’t an exception. Sometimes, you might get tired, that’s okay. You’re allowed to rest, catch your breath and then con ...

Uni 101: Note to Aspiring Jambites Seeking Admission Into School

February 29, 2020 - These things have a way of breaking one’s hearts. There are people who are currently going to Polytechnics because their top-choice university keeps rejecting them. There are those who are currently studying what they’re uninterested in d ...

Uni 101: How to Stand Out in Class as an Exceptional Student

February 29, 2020 - Nigerian universities admit thousands of students every year. In class, there might be more than a hundred students. That’s a lot of people. So, how do you stand out as an exceptional student?  PS: This particular post is not meant for introve ...

Uni 101: Avoiding Common Issues That Could Arise in Final Year

February 29, 2020 - I’m writing this today so you all can learn from my mistake, so you don’t experience similar frustration I am currently experiencing. The worst thing about being a student – human being even – is that you’re likely to ge ...

Uni 101: The Ultimate Experience (What Uni Should Be About)

February 24, 2020 - Quick Question: What does University experience mean to you? Is it just the perfect opportunity to finally run away from home and be free from your strict parents’ grasp? Is it just all about the fun, partying and all? Or is it about getting t ...

Uni 101: Overcoming Stage Fright and Delivering the Best Presentations

February 22, 2020 - Being an introvert, bad with the public or any other valid excuses you could come up with is not going to prevent the fact that as a student, you’re going to have to deliver a dozen public presentations in school. It’s inevitable. So the ...

Uni 101: Effecting Change Through Activism and Politics in School

February 22, 2020 - Once you gain admission into any Nigerian university, it is not difficult to start noticing the flaws in the system. Some things that are not right the way they should be will make your soul boil. You’ll be filled with the urge to do something, ...

Uni 101: Types of Classmates You Might Meet in University

February 22, 2020 - Imagine this: The university admits thousands of strangers from all over Nigeria and even abroad. In your first year, you meet these strangers. These are the people you’re going to be spending the next four to six years within university as cla ...