Be ‘Travel Aware’ this year at the University of Leeds!

Last year, I was lucky enough to have the most fun and flexible job at uni – representing the FCO at the University of Leeds as part of their ‘Travel Aware’ campaign. I worked as a Brand Ambassador for them but, unlike most Brand Ambassador roles which involve promoting grad schemes and companies, I worked … More Be ‘Travel Aware’ this year at the University of Leeds!

6 reasons why everyone should go on a year abroad

Hey! I’m a third year Neuroscience student spending a year on exchange studying at the University of Calgary in Canada – at least that’s what I tell potential employers, in reality I prefer to describe it as having the best year of my life. Since I arrived here in September, I’ve settled into a rhythm of living … More 6 reasons why everyone should go on a year abroad

Year Abroad at the National University of Singapore – 1 year on

Today (1st August) marks one year since I arrived in Singapore for my study abroad year at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Bittersweet is the best way to describe how this makes me feel. On one hand, I hold a deep sense of sadness that my year abroad is over and I would do … More Year Abroad at the National University of Singapore – 1 year on

Rediscovering Yorkshire after a year abroad

Surrounded by dramatic, rolling hills of lush green farmland, and boasting an equally colorful history, the county of Yorkshire is home to some of England’s most breath-taking countryside and bygone treasures. As Yorkshire also happens to be home to little old me, growing up I never fully appreciated neither its beauty nor character. Yorkshire wasn’t … More Rediscovering Yorkshire after a year abroad

Hangzhou – The Beautiful City

The “Entrepreneurship in China”- International Summer School 2017, in Hangzhou, China is a summer school, which this year saw 37 students from 19 different universities, made of 17 different nationalities come together to understand entrepreneurship and Doing Business in China (DBIC). The programme is hosted by the School of Management Zhejiang University on one of their … More Hangzhou – The Beautiful City