Final Thoughts on an (Almost) Semester in Hong Kong

I’ve often thought of myself as someone who’s definitely guilty of delaying work, and leaving things to the last minute, a view shared by many friends of mine as they question why I’ve only just started on a 2000 word

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3 Months in Hong Kong!

Hi, my name is Matthew and last semester I spent around 3 months studying abroad at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Despite the political events taking place in Hong Kong which sadly led to me having to leave early,

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My Semester at CUHK

My time in Hong Kong came to an abrupt end. What was meant to be a year turned into 4 months due to the protests. However, during these four months Hong Kong has become a home to me where I

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Semester abroad: Penn State (1)

After endless forms, sorting accommodation, enrolling in modules, organising travel etc the date finally came around to fly out to the US for my semester abroad at The Pennsylvania State University. With a lucky free upgrade to business class I

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AAS Conference in Hawaii

One of the great things about the Astronomy year abroad is that you get to go to the American Astronomical Society conference. This conference is held in a different place every year and is one of the largest astronomy conferences

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Humboldt State University – A Review

Humboldt State University – A Review Having returned to the UK after my semester abroad in California, studying at Humboldt State University I wanted to summarise my time there and encourage anyone considering study abroad to just take the opportunity and go!

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