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…

A day in the life of a year abroad student…

…by Phoebe / from Scotland / studying French and Business / 3rd Year (UG) In Lyon I am met with the day-to-day challenge of thinking in a foreign language in almost everything I do; not only are lectures and tutorials in French, but simple activities such as grocery shopping, socializing and asking for directions all … More A day in the life of a year abroad student…