5 things you probably didn’t know about Edinburgh…

…by Niels / from Ecuador / studies International Relations / 2nd Year Picking the ‘right’ university is a challenging process. Is the university located in a large city? Is it a social campus, a commuter campus or a quiet campus? What’s the weather like there? All of these questions come to mind as you are … More 5 things you probably didn’t know about Edinburgh…

Being a good international student: respect & mindfulness…

…by Robin / from California/ studies Psychology & Linguisitcs / 4th Year (UG) This is going to be a Slightly Serious post. I’m offering some very general advice for international students coming to the University of Edinburgh. It will be mostly based of my personal experiences as an American, so I’m sorry if you feel … More Being a good international student: respect & mindfulness…

Transitions…

…by Paula / from Argentina / studies Economic & Social History / 4th year (UG) If you have taken the first step and applied to university, then congratulate yourself, because it is a brave decision. Moving away from your family, your friends and everything that you know and that makes up your daily life is difficult, but … More Transitions…