Eating Abroad

Abby Posner – University of Sydney, Australia This may look like your regular, student living style burger, but in reality… it’s kangaroo. Kangaroo meat is as common in Australia as beef is in the UK (or at least so it seems based on my experience so far grocery shopping in Coles supermarket). Kangaroo doesn’t taste … More Eating Abroad

Moving in…

Originally posted on Abs'ventures:
? Arriving on campus seems like a lifetime ago. Having been at Nanyang Technological University for nearly a month now, it is definitely starting to feel like home. When we first arrived I was so overwhelmed by how big the campus was, it made Leeds uni look like a high…

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