Why the Humanities Matter

Yesterday was my first day of the mid year break. After a particularly challenging first semester, trying to balance two history courses, caring for Dan and Covid 19 restrictions, isolation and all the stress and anxiety that entails, I was looking forward to a relaxing day. I didn’t have any firm plans in place, but … Continue reading Why the Humanities Matter

Studying in the 21st Century

    The holidays are over and it’s time to get my head back into the books. The art of being a student has changed quite remarkably since I began my first university course way back in the 80’s.  In those days … We lined up for hours to enrol in subjects only to discover, … Continue reading Studying in the 21st Century