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A Year In Design

I’m no designer, and I felt that I didn’t have a strong sense of what kind of thing appealed to me. So I spent a year aim collecting examples of designs I liked, then teased out the threads that connected the ones I liked most. Below is the final post of the project. It summarises what I found and what I …

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What’s it like to study at Oxford?

From a friend: At school people would beat me at pool, but at least I was smarter than them. Here, people still beat me at pool, but now they’re smarter than me too. That’s what it’s like for most people at Oxford. You used to be one of the best — now you feel extremely average. That …

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