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Starting classes at UBC

Posted on September 27, 2016 by Lorna Hayne

I’ve just finished my second week of classes here at UBC and to say it’s been pretty intense. The timetable here works very differently to the UK- instead of doing 6 modules over the course of a year they do a minimum of 3, normally 5 for a full time student per semester. As an Read moreabout Starting classes at UBC


Football, Kettles and Bridget Jones

Posted on September 26, 2016 by Chloe Walker

  This week has been a good one, which was prompted by my exciting purchase early on in the week of dun dun dun: a KETTLE. I mean it doesn’t look like a lot but this little kettle has changed my life. The therapeutic task of making a cup of tea is made less therapeutic Read moreabout Football, Kettles and Bridget Jones



Posted on September 19, 2016 by Izzie

  Salut! Did you miss me? The last few weeks have been almost non-stop. So I now face the task of trying to sum them up in a concise and somewhat interesting way, and give you any chance of getting through to the end! Wish me luck! There have been so many various events and Read moreabout #notatourist


Sun, Sea and Schedules

Posted on by Chloe Walker

Today marks two weeks since my arrival in Valencia and I am only just getting around to writing this blog post. Valencia is a beautiful city of glorious sunshine, which has led to many days spent lounging on the beach and not a lot of productivity. The experience of arriving in Spain with nowhere to Read moreabout Sun, Sea and Schedules

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