Desert Island Reads

We asked our students for their recommended reads to take with you on study abroad. These were some of their responses: “Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie A funny, sad and sweet book that gives a small window into life as a black, female ‘immigrant’ in America. Beautifully written and challenges a lot of preconceptions people … More Desert Island Reads

How to look after yourself on a year abroad

A year abroad is something to look forward to, to enjoy, and to cherish in your memories for the rest of your life. During preparation for a year abroad, it’s likely one will talk to previous students who share their experiences – mostly, overwhelmingly, positive. However, it’s important to remember that not everyone has the … More How to look after yourself on a year abroad