What I wish I’d known before moving to Edinburgh…

… by Leda / from Massachusetts, USA / studying Sociology / 4th Year (UG) There are a lot of unknowns when it comes to leaving home and going off to university. Whether it’s what to pack or how you’ll get on making friends, there are countless questions left unanswered. And when you’ve never even visited … More What I wish I’d known before moving to 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…