A poem

Cohort Cast minds back to that letter The “we’re delighted to offer you a place with us” letter That moment was an “I did it. I did it” And those months leading up to that first day it was more of the same… “When I start, … where will I live, … I’ll do this, […]

Personality, Intelligence and Stress

We all experience stress, right? But does the kind of person we are have an impact on how we experience that stress? McCrae & Costa (1987) originally defined 5 personality dimensions on which every individual’s personality can be measured via the NEO-PI-R test: OPENNESS, CONSCIENTIOUSNESS, EXTROVERSION, AGREEABLENESS and NEUROTICISM. The type of personality we inhabit […]