The University of Surrey turns 50 (#Surrey50)

This week the University of Surrey celebrates¬†50 years in Guildford, having originated from Battersea Polytechnic (https://www.surrey.ac.uk/). ¬†The celebrations started with fireworks on Wednesday this week, which was preceded by some good music (does anybody recall the name of the first band?), including a Beatles tribute band, and food stalls – who can resist a Kung…

A new journey – Fresher’s week at Uni

The academic year has started a new cycle with Fresher’s Week at Surrey and the real deal starting next week. The faces keep getting younger, not really, I just get older. The first few weeks of university, or any new challenge for that matter, is quite scary and I can see that on faces during…