Amanda Corrigan

School days pay off when we see students blossom

Stories shared by first-year students can help the schools shaping their successors

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I hope everything that follows will be helpful to teachers out there. As you work through another SQA exam period, some of the pupils that you prepared for exams last year are nearing the end of their first year at university. These bright, creative and thoughtful students are proving to be a real asset at Strathclyde, and we are grateful for everything you did to get them here.

We ask our first-year students to reflect on their transition to university each year and use this information to enhance our efforts in supporting each new cohort. Here are some of the students’ experiences that we ...

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