Hitting the Ground Running

Whenever I find myself moving on to a new place or seemingly starting a new chapter in my life, I always anticipate difficulty in adjusting to the transition. Moving to Seoul was no exception, in fact, I expected this to

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Dongguk University Summer School (South Korea)

Hi everyone! My name is Holly Dennison and I participated in the 2017 summer school at Dongguk University in Seoul and thought I would share my experience with you all. This summer school opportunity was actually a huge reason for

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Becoming a ‘latte-drinking wool scarf’ – University of Iceland Staff Training Week

Before I introduce myself, let me first explain this blog title. A ‘latte-drinking wool scarf’ is the name Icelanders give to those fellow Icelanders who live in the centre of Reykjavik (which is 60% of the population). During my week in Reykjavik on

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If You Wanna Be a Badger Then Come Along With Me…

By the bright shining light of the moon! That is just a short snippet of the many University of Wisconsin varsity songs that I sang over and over at basketball and ice hockey games. I have been back in the

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Semester Abroad at the University of Adelaide, Australia

So I was lucky enough to be offered an exchange at the University of Adelaide in Australia for the first Semester of my final year of my BSc Population and Geography degree. Firstly I was apprehensive of accepting this and

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Adelaide, Australia: Part 1

Hello, I’m Hetal and I am a third year Philosophy student and am currently on my year abroad at the University of Adelaide, Australia.   Getting here The journey from London to Adelaide was, to put lightly, a long one.

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