We Are… Penn State!

So, it’s the week before semester one ex­­ams… scary time of year. I’m now taking a bit of time off from cramming to write about my experiences so far studying abroad at Pennsylvania State University, USA. Now, trying to keep

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My 4 month Penn State adventure

This is my first blog post (a little late!) while on my semester abroad at Penn State University. Since I am now near the end of my time here, I am going to try to summarise all the highlights. So

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I’m in Philadelphia and I Need More Sportswear

Welcome! This is my first blog post since the start of my year abroad. I’ve been in the USA exactly three weeks now so I thought it was about the right time to get this blog-party started. For those of you who

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Brazil, Brazil, Brazil

Where do I begin…my year abroad in Brazil was INTERESTING, I learnt a lot about myself and Brazilian society but I wouldn’t want to do a disservice to future Year Abroad (YA) students by saying it was all a bed

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An eye-opening week in Nijmegen!

Hi everyone! Thank you for clicking on my blog! I am new to this kind of thing so I’m not quite sure what I’m doing but I will give it a go. To give you a bit of background about

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A Semester at Webb Institute, NY

Over the past academic semester, I was lucky enough to study at the Webb Institute of Marine Engineering and Naval Architecture in Long Island, New York. The decision to take a semester abroad was a tough one, I remember changing

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