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Five Things Secondary School Students Need to Know About Climate Change | Goodside

When it comes to learning about such an overwhelming topic like climate change and its effects, it can be difficult to know where to begin. That’s why it’s always best to start with the basics.  As engaged students, you guys will know a fair bit about climate change...

6 Reasons to Do Extra Work: How essay competitions can help you succeed

Essay competitions may seem demanding, and in your final years at school, coursework and other commitments can seem far more important. However, the process of participating in an essay competition is one of the most comprehensive and helpful super-curricular...

3 Top Tips to Make Your Internship Application Stand Out

There's no two ways about it: internship applications are hard. All the refining and editing will be worth it when you land the placement of your dreams, though, which is why we're trying to make the process as simple as possible for you. An internship is a great way...

Why You Should Be a Scientific Researcher

There is a teapot flying around the moon, too small to be seen by any modern telescope. Much closer to us, there are birds flying through the sky. One of these claims is, of course, nonsense. Last time we checked, there was no crockery orbiting anything in space. Even...
Criminal Psychology: The Mind of a Murderer

Criminal Psychology: The Mind of a Murderer

Criminal psychology has gained traction over the last few years, with popular true crime documentaries taking the world by storm. We take a look at why it’s so important to have people researching criminal psychology.     Criminal or Patient?   Imagine...

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What Are My Options If I Don’t Get My University Offer?

What Are My Options If I Don’t Get My University Offer?

Rejection is tough. We rarely want to face it, but it’s important to remember that it’s never the end of the world. Today, we’re looking at the different paths open to you if you don’t receive the university offer you were hoping for.  Whether it’s early in the...

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Life As A Medical Student

Life As A Medical Student

What to Expect and How to Prepare   Whether you’ve just made the decision that you want to pursue a career in medicine or you just got accepted into medical school (congratulations!), you’re probably wondering what life as a medical student is like. What is it...

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7 Books Every Medical Student Should Read

7 Books Every Medical Student Should Read

Anatomy and physiology textbooks will likely be at your side during your medical studies, and you’ll be reading through countless scientific papers. But whether you’re already studying medicine, are about to start, or are still thinking about it, you might want to...

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A Guide to Medical Specialties

A Guide to Medical Specialties

Medical students are often confident in stating their desire to 'become a doctor'. But what about the specific types of medical practice that are open to you? By no means do you need to have your whole medical career path mapped out at the beginning of medical school....

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How To Use LinkedIn Effectively

How To Use LinkedIn Effectively

LinkedIn is an amazing resource for students and graduates as much as it is for working professionals. But few people actually know how to use LinkedIn effectively to harness its full potential. This guide will help you make the most of your LinkedIn profile, whether...

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How Can Students Develop Resilience?

How Can Students Develop Resilience?

Today’s young people face unprecedented mental health challenges. Never has it been more important that we understand both why this is happening, and how to support young people to develop strategies which can shore up their mental wellbeing. Teens face increasing...

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