Leaving Calgary, back to the Blighty

Alright here we go, placement vlog 2 electric boogaloo. It’s now early December and my time in Calgary is coming to an end, I’m not half as caffeine fuelled as before and can’t really find the enthusiasm to write this

Read more

Hong Kong Month 2: Electric Boogaloo

Well I was hoping to be writing this sophomore blog post in slightly more peaceful circumstances, however today is the day of a very significant student strike, one that’s seen virtually all the facilities on campus close (With the exception

Read more

My First Month (and a half) in Hong Kong

The stench of tear gas lingers in my mouth and eyes. Numerous shops along the main street near where I live are shuttered closed. Anti-government and anti-police graffiti is strewn just about everywhere, much of it denouncing the Communist party

Read more

Starting At CERN

Slightly over two months ago now, I arrived in Geneva. It was a strong start right out the gate. Within an hour of getting off the plane I’d already accidentally skipped paying the bus fare, and was standing outside the

Read more

Studying Down Under: Sydney

G’day, I’m a 3rd year Marine Biology student on exchange at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, I’m coming towards the tail end of my semester here so now seems a good time to reflect on my time.

Read more

3 months in the Big Apple

I am currently undertaking a 6-month chemistry research project in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) at New York University (NYU). Arriving in NY During the first two weeks, I was staying in an extremely small Airbnb room, where the bed essentially

Read more