Living Through Two Typhoons: My CUHK Adventure

Hi everyone! I’m Zoe. I am a postgraduate student at the University of Southampton and I have just returned from my first overseas study experience. The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) August International Summer School Programme is truly an

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My Year in Penn State!

Performing with the Penn State Campus Band

Now that my year abroad at Penn State is over, and I’m back in the UK, I’ve had a chance to reflect and look back at all the amazing experiences I have had this year. Arriving in August my family

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72% Eclipse, 100% Science

Picture this: at 2:34, some 8 floors above Manhattan, 15 people, giddy with childish excitement, crowd together in a wooden walled elevator, showing off various masking-tape/cardboard creations and seemingly opaque goggles. You would not perhaps immediately connect these overgrown children

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My First Month in Adelaide

It has officially been one month since I arrived in Adelaide so I thought that I would mark the first landmark of my trip with my first ever blog post. In the short time that I have been here, Adelaide

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Food glorious food

As unique as language, as varied as cultures, the societies of the world have a dizzying array of food. And the words emblazoned across the lady of liberty herself have brought all these dietary wonders together in one place. “Give

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I’m still alive!!!

The last time I posted on here was at the beginning of March and it feels like years have passed since then! Thankfully I’ve been keeping a diary in Brazil and I really recommend doing this on your Year Abroad

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