Activities, travel and aftermath

Adam Barrington Exchange to West Virginia University, USA Semester 2, 2017 West Virginia University offers seemingly endless opportunities for travelling America, meeting friends. These include club sports, university societies, recreational centre activities, sporting events, bars, clubs and so much more. Because a clear majority of students live right by the university everyone is much more […]

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Classes

Adam Barrington Exchange to West Virginia University, USA Semester 2, 2017   Whilst at West Virginia University I took 4 different subjects in a 15 semester. The First was Called ‘Human nutrition and food 171’ (HN&F 171). It consisted of 2-hour and a half lectures a week in a big lecture hall with around 100 […]

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The many different Cultures of Germany

Robert Macmillan Exchange to Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, Germany Semester 2, 2017 On exchange you become quickly used to the cultural differences of a country. What’s not normal at first can become second nature. Germany is an interesting country for culture, regionally you can break down parts of Germany into very distinct, extremely different types of places. […]

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Goodbye for now

Sam McDonald Exchange to France Semester 2, 2017 Well I’m almost home from all my adventures abroad, I’m currently sitting in the Brunei airport reflecting on my travels while corny elevator music plays overhead. I wanted to write a final update before I left France but turns out I got so busy that I ran […]

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5 things that surprised me about Leeds

Brigette  O’Leary International Core Curriculum LEEDS (hosted by Leeds Trinity University) January 2018 The slang and accent:  Studying Speech Pathology, I knew that coming over to England and traveling between the North and South would be interesting. The one thing we have all agreed on while being over here in the UK is that we […]

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Times Square!

Rebecca Gower Exchange to St John’s University Semester 1, 2018 This weekend I went to Times Square for the very first time! It was incredible. The lights and the people are just like what you see in the movies! It really is sensational. We got the subway from college campus accommodation to Bryant Park which […]

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Arriving at Santa Clara!

Carly Siscos Exchange to Santa Clara University Semester 2, 2017 When I first arrived in Los Angeles I called my mum and dad in tears and then after the 20 minute phone call of them reassuring me that I had made the right decision to go on exchange I didn’t cry again, until I had […]

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Travelling Before the Semester

Hannah Tiffin Exchange to UNCG, USA Semester 1, 2018 I began my exchange experience with my family 2 weeks before the semester began on December 18. We began in San Francisco flying via LAX (allow 3 hours between flights to have enough time to get through customs!) where we rode over the Golden Gate Bridge […]

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