A student’s summer…

…by Rachael / from Scotland / studying English Literature / 3rd Year (UG) I still can’t quite believe I get to say this (*pinches self*), but my summer is undoubtedly going to be an unbelievable, once-in-a-lifetime, amazing experience spent in America. I’m flying in June to spend ten whole weeks living, working and experiencing life over there. … More A student’s summer…

Blood, sweat and (no) tears – what it’s like working at a start-up…

…by Phoebe / from the UK / studying International Business / 4th Year (UG) Last summer, I secured an internship with health tech start-up, Thriva. I didn’t really know what to expect, but I knew that I wanted to work for a small firm. Others in my position tend to focus on larger companies as … More Blood, sweat and (no) tears – what it’s like working at a start-up…

Teaching, temples and taekwondo: my summer experience in South Korea…

…by Amy / from Scotland / studied BA Primary Education / 2nd Year It’s not every day that a trip half-way around the world is offered to you, so when an opportunity like this popped up in my emails from the University’s Moray House (School of Education), I didn’t hesitate to jump for it. It … More Teaching, temples and taekwondo: my summer experience in South Korea…

Exploring Scotland (and the world), courtesy of Medicine…

…by Abhinav / from Dubai, UAE / studies Medicine / 6th year (UG) For me, one of the highlights of studying Medicine in Edinburgh is the opportunity to explore Scotland as part of the course. After completing two to three years of lectures in Edinburgh, you enter your clinical years during which you complete several … More Exploring Scotland (and the world), courtesy of Medicine…