I have a deep fascination with clocks and how people for centuries have tried to precisely measure time. The intricacies of watch and clock making are not only for me well crafted, meticulous instruments of time keeping but beautiful instruments of science.
Posts by Emma Wiggins
Next year I shall be turning 30 and finally graduating Loughborough University with a Masters in Physics after five years of sheer persistent hard work.
One of the things that is always included on the Loughborough Student ‘to do list’ is to climb to the second highest point in Leicestershire, Beacon Hill and look over Loughborough.
The sixth form college I went to has consistently been considered one of the best colleges in the country, indeed this year they were ranked by the department of education as the second best in the country. When I was there, over a decade ago, out of a class size of approximately 15 students, I […]
On the 17th of August the A-level results will be released and for the thousands of students, it will be the day that signifies the beginning of a new chapter in their lives.
The Easter break is usually a time of coursework and the beginning of exam revision.
Open day season is upon us and with the advent of the Easter break many students will be acquiring the transportation services of parents and guardians to go and peruse the many higher educational institutions facilities.
STEM is an acronym used to encompass the disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Every year for the past five years the University hosts a STEM inspired Community Day, an event I loved participating in last year and this year will be no different.
It is the start of a new semester and that means normal services have resumed for me. The nice thing about his time of the year is that the days have already been getting noticeably longer which makes my usual routine of early morning so much better.
I’m a mature student, which sounds like I’m really old. I’m only a couple of years off the big 3-0 so still very sprightly, only requiring a mid afternoon siesta and comfortable shoes.