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Lady luck’s smiling upon us this Saturday morning. With the sun being out and the skies clear, we headed out for an exciting day viewing lots of accommodations to provide you a better insight regarding your accommodation options. The blog will be covering 16 of our university residences, starting with...

As a final year student, I decided to stay in Leeds over the Easter Break so I could focus on my dissertation. But that didn’t mean I had to stay 9 to 5 in the library every day. I always look for a good balance between my studies and social...

Gooood morning everyone! 😚 It is Wednesday again and I am taking over for our project “A day in the life”. My name is Lili and I am studying MSc Global Innovation Management. My days usually start with a run or a coffee. Today I went for the lazy option...

Happy Easter! Easter was around the corner and most of the students are now enjoying their holiday. If you have been following our blog, you would have come across a wonderful post about Chinese dumpling cooking demonstration written by our lovely ambassador Kari Medalla. If not, make sure to check...

Over the Easter break students either go back home, travel, or stay in Leeds. The university offers students staying in leeds many activities to participate in, such as volunteering, countryside walks, cooking demonstrations, a community meal, free 5 a side football with food, and experiencing live football and rugby matches....

You’re in a foreign country, take every opportunity to see the world! I love this cliché quote by Ibn Battuta that goes something like: Travelling—it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller. It gives you home in a thousand strange places, then leaves you a stranger in your own...

It’s unbelievable how fast the second semester is zipping by. You barely have time to catch your breath or catch up on sleep! Even so, when spring break comes around, things tend to get a little relaxed. The days get longer, it’s quieter around the university, and I simply cannot...

Moving to a new country to start university is for most people very far outside of their comfort zone. It was only one year ago that I too was struggling with the constant stream of questions that everyone deals with as a prospective international student: how will I make the...

Moving in to a different country can be a difficult experience. Finding food that caters to your needs and beliefs is one of the most important things that need to be considered when moving in to a new country, particularly if you’re the foodie kind of person like me. In...

Hello everyone! Firstly I’d like to thank all of you who followed my day on our instagram. It was a very busy Wednesday! We are near Spring Break and the second semester has gone incredibly fast! This means that deadlines start to knock on our doors! To get some good...