Irina M

Irina M

First year law student at The University of Manchester, coming from Romania and hurriedly adjusting to the British culture. My aim is to give you a personal and academic account of what it means to study law, while sharing tips on how to make the most of your experience at university.

Posts

15/05/2018

How to choose the right university for you

There are a few lessons I have learned about how to make sure that the university you choose is suitable for you.

03/05/2018

Critical thinking: a case study of the military intervention in Syria

In response to a suspected chemical attack on the town of Douma on 7 April 2018, the US, UK, and France launched airstrikes on three government sites in Syria, targeting chemical weapons facilities.

16/04/2018

Tips for securing a part-time job

Working part-time alongside my law degree has really helped me become more independent: it has provided me with a source of income and has also exposed me to the responsibility of solving problems on a daily basis.

04/04/2018

On data privacy

The unfolding story about Facebook and Cambridge Analytica reveals in a spectacular yet rather disappointing manner how little control we have over our data and how powerful the companies who actually control it are.