Several native solitary bee species live and explore in this small but fertile park. During the day, each bee enthusiast (the players) protects the native bees by growing one of the five species of plants, helping bees find flowers to pollinate, making bee hotels and collecting bee bread. Despite all this good work, players will … Continue reading Hover

Reflection – Fighting Procrastination in Universities

As part of this university semester I was tasked with conducting a research project. The focus was on procrastination and time-management. My key question; 'what do university students do to overcome procrastination?' When I began I didn't know where to start. Although it seemed like a simple question to answer, I had little experience with … Continue reading Reflection – Fighting Procrastination in Universities

BCM212 – Update

This is an update on an ongoing research project: 'How do university students manage the effects of procrastination?' Read my original proposal here. Procrastination is the process of delaying an action. The aim of my project is to explore the solutions students and institutions have developed to control procrastination and create time-management skills. To do … Continue reading BCM212 – Update

Curiouser and Curiouser

I’ve had to admit that I’m exactly the sort of person who struggles to do anything without conducting research beforehand. I’m a bit like Hermione – furiously flicking through ‘Quidditch Through the Ages’ to prepare for her first broomstick lessons – sometimes the research just isn’t practical. But it’s often a lot of fun. One … Continue reading Curiouser and Curiouser