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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Women’s March NYC 2018

Anna Luhrs Exchange to St John’s University, USA Semester 1, 2018 After a cold first week NYC brought out the sun for a few hours giving us the amazing experience of joining millions of men and women across America in the annual women’s march event. The streets were blocked off and lots of NYPD were […]

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Arriving in NYC

American School Bus!

Rebecca Gower Exchange to St John’s University, USA Semester 1 , 2018   From the moment we touched down last week at JFK airport, I have had an incredible time. I spent a few days in Brooklyn before college began – which I definitely recommend to help you get settled and recover from the flight. […]

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Classic pub runs and otherings

Robert Macmillan Exchange to Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt  Semester 2, 2017 I’ve found myself in a world I never imagined. From Ocoberfest to Berlin Disco techs at 4am, the idea of what my exchange would be and how it’s come out have been completely different. Before jetting off I could have never imagined ever getting […]

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