HOW TO FIND A STUDY TECHNIQUE

I often get SO many question via Instagram about how to take notes when studying. I honestly think that everyone’s technique is super different, so here are some tips on how to find a technique that works for you. 1 – USE THE FIRST TERM Content-wise, this is probably the time where you can experiment…

STUDY SPOTS: MARCH COFFEE

Saturday morning, 9:45, EU reading and a flat white. March Coffee has been one of my go-to coffee shops in Exeter for a while, but I’d never tested it’s ‘study spot’ capabilities before. I put it to the ‘Lucy Does Law’ test and here’s how it did: Ambience: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I love the chilled atmosphere in…

CHANNEL FOUR – STUDYING CONSTITUTIONAL LAW

SO last night (Wednesday 25th September) I was on Channel Four News! My C&A lecturer posted a tweet about studying the constitution whilst it seems to be changing daily, sparking interest from the news that prompted them to come to uni to see his first lecture of the year in action. They were also very…

PRE-SECOND YEAR THOUGHTS

SO by the time you’re reading this, I will be just under a week away from going back to Uni! I thought I’d share some of my thoughts on here as to how I’m feeling about it… 1 – Studying Again One of the positives to going back. Call me a nerd, but I actually…

CAREERS IN LAW THAT DON’T REQUIRE A DEGREE!

I was asked for The Lawyer Portal to write up a blog post about careers in law that are still accessible without a place at university! I thought I’d share it on here too as there are some really great options that might widen your horizons to careers that are out there for you! 1…

LAW STUDENT ESSENTIALS

Whether you’re about to start studying law, or you’re already deep into the grind, I thought I’d share with you my top five essentials that have got me through first year – that will defo be joining me in second year too! 1 – Ratio Notebook The ‘Ratio Notebook’ from Rama Publishing is an absolute…

BEST LEGAL CAREER WEBSITES

I was talking to a friend the other day who kept telling me how worried she was about what the future holds for her career and which direction she should head in. This is a feeling I know I, and so many others, can relate to – so I’ve put together this post of websites…

YOUR CAREER IN TOMORROW’S WORKPLACE

I’ve recently completed a FutureLearn course on ‘Building Your Career in Tomorrow’s Workplace’ to expand my knowledge on how the world of work is developing and changing. I took away some really interesting key points, so I thought I’d give you a brief summary on what I’ve learnt. 1 – Artificial Intelligence I’m sure you’re…

WHAT TO BRING TO UNI

So, I’ve done a post on four things NOT to bring to uni, now it’s time for what you SHOULD bring to uni! Obviously this is just a subjective list based on my experiences, some of these things you may not feel like you need, but here are just four items aside from the essentials…

WHAT NOT TO BRING TO UNI

I’ve had lots of questions over on Instagram to do some posts about what to take/not to take to Uni. As someone who bought their whole life to uni, deciding what to put on this list was a bit of a challenge for me. BUT I think I’ve found 4 common things that you may…