Local Studies, International Journalists, University, Brayford Pool, Lincoln
Study skills and study strategies are abilities and approaches applied to learning. They are generally critical to success in school, are considered essential for acquiring good grades, and are useful for learning throughout one's life.
They include removing distractions, time management and notetaking
Time management refers to a range of skills, tools, and techniques used to manage time when accomplishing specific tasks, projects and goals. This set encompasses a wide scope of activities, and these include planning, allocating, setting goals, delegation, analysis of time spent, monitoring, organizing, scheduling, and prioritizing. Initially time management referred to just business or work activities, but eventually the term broadened to include personal activities also. A time management system is a designed combination of processes, tools and techniques.
Some authors (such as Stephen R. Covey) offered a categorization scheme for the hundreds of time management approaches that they reviewed
A journalist collects and disseminates information about current events, people, trends, and issues. His or her work is acknowledged as journalism.
Reporters are one type of journalist. They create reports as a profession for broadcast or publication in mass media such as newspapers, television, radio, magazines, documentary film, and the Internet. Reporters find sources for their work, their reports can be either spoken or written, and they are often expected to report in the most objective and unbiased way to serve the public good. A columnist is a journalist who writes pieces that appear regularly in newspapers or magazines.
Depending on the context, the term journalist also includes various types of editors and visual journalists, such as photographers, graphic artists, and page designers.
The Brayford Pool is a natural lake formed from a widening of the River Witham in the centre of the city of Lincoln in England. It was used as a port by the Romans - who connected it to the River Trent by constructing the Foss Dyke - and has a long industrial heritage.
The Pool has been the focus of Lincoln's urban regeneration since the early 1990s. It is now overlooked by bars, restaurants, a cinema and, most significantly, the University of Lincoln.
The Brayford Pool is known for its large population of Mute Swans (Cygnus olor). The swans made the news in 2004, over concerns about the animals' diet and overall health, as well as the appearance on the Pool of a number of Australian Black Swans (Cygnus atratus). The Pool is used as a marina by houseboats and pleasure craft, as well as by anglers and kayakers/canoeists.
Massive regeneration of the area followed the decline of the 1990s. Failed businesses were ushered aside for a multi-million pound project that brought the Odeon Cinema into the city centre along with late night bars and restaurants. The only reminder of the past is the Royal William public house, a traditional pub housed inside a listed building.
Also Located on the Brayford Pool is the Lincoln Unit of the Sea Cadet Corps - T.S. Wrangler