Uni Students

How to Survive the Final Year of a Law Degree: A Guide to Success

Jodie McMaster provides useful tips for the final year law students to stay motivated and organised. The key to achieve 2.1 degree is resilience, motivation, early revision and organised way of living.

7 Ways To Improve Your Time Management

Checklist As a law student, this is essential. The work never stops. Make a list of what you need to

The Five ‘Must Have’ Books for Every Law Student

Aoife takes a look at the top five books that every law student should read. Ranging from Tom Binghams’ The Rule of Law to Michael Sandel’s Justice: What’s the Right Thing to Do?, this article is an insightful look at the books and reviews.

Returning to education – What is it like?

Charlie looks at the challenges facing a person returning to university and the feelings that accompany it. Changing professions is a common thing and this article gives great insight into how a person feels and the road ahead for them

Meet your new Education Secretary- Nicky Morgan

In her latest education report, Aoife Macauley introduces us to the new education secretary and how a career in law led her where she is today.

Why Pro Bono Legal Work Might Be The Best Thing You Do

Elaine Campbell takes a look at the increasing importance of pro bono initiatives and how beneficial they can be for the public and students alike.

Student Pro Bono: the FRU

Matt Ahluwalia discusses the role of the Free Representation Unit and the benefits that can be gained from volunteering as a legal representative there.

Top 10 Twitter Accounts for the Student Lawyer

Paige Jones gives her top 10 Twitter accounts to follow for the student lawyer. Ranging from practicing barristers to trainee solicitors and legal journalists – if you’re on Twitter, then you better be following our top 10!

Combining Full-time Work with Part-time Study

Nathan Akhavan-Moossavi gives us an example of what its like to work full time and at the same time study part time, outlining the positives and negatives of such a setup.

The LLB and Dyslexia

Rosie Penny discusses what study skills and revision techniques someone with dyslexia needs to get through the LLB.