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Trinity In Twelve Weeks

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Congratulations! You've made it through your first semester!

Week 1 - Basics

Did you...

Meet your subject Librarian?

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Make sure to use your TCard to pay at campus outlets, and save on your purchases!

Week 2 - Your Trinity Toolkit

Did you...

Take the plagiarism tutorial?

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Organise your inbox! We know you get a lot of email, so make sure to keep on top of it so you don't miss anything important

Week 3 - Making the Most of College

Did you...

Join a club or a society?

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Get out of your comfort zone and try something new! Watch out for the Refreshers' Fair in January

Week 4 - Study Skills

Did you...

Attend an SLD workshop?

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Get organised! Keep an assignment calendar. Plan your studies well, using the time management tips, and make sure to check the SLD workshop schedules.

Week 5 - Healthy Body

Did you...

Take up some exercise?

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Get regular exercise (walking is fine), get enough sleep and eat healthy, balanced meals

Week 6 - Healthy Mind

Did you...

Attend a Wellbeing Wednesday or Monday Mindfulness workshop?

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Make sure to look after your mental health, recognise the symptoms of stress and anxiety and discover the best way for you to restore balance. Don't be afraid to ask for help if you need it.

Week 7 - Checkpoint

Did you...

Attend one of the Settling into College workshops?

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Get into the habit of reflective practise using the worksheets from week 7 and make personal action plans to help you balance your priorities

Week 8 - Healthy Relationships

Did you...

Make a new friend?

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Take opportunities to meet new people and expand your social circle beyond your classmates

Week 9 - Managing Your Money

Did you...

Make a budget?

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Save a few euro a week towards a reward for yourself after the exams

Week 10 - Exam Skills

Did you...

Find your past exam papers?

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Get studying early, the exams will be on you before you know it so follow the ANSWER method and study material a day or two after class

Week 11 - Looking Ahead

Did you...

Login to MyCareer?

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Start making a plan for getting summer work or internships

Week 12 - End of Semester

CONGRATULATIONS!

One last thing...

Did you meet your Tutor this semester? If not, you can find out who they are on MyTCD. Drop them an email and arrange to meet them to say hi, or Happy Christmas!

If you're in Dublin for Christmas keep an eye on the TCDSU's Facebook page for a group to connect you with others who will be here over the holidays