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Hi everyone! My name is Alya and I’m one of the Link to Leeds ambassadors from Indonesia. A bit about my background – I’m a final year physics student (very busy) who loves jazz, meeting new people, vegan food and a bit of a sustainability geek! I currently live in...

A student week with Zainab Jagani This week began with a rainy start, however it being my first Autumn I found the different hues of brown, red, orange, and yellow leaves vibrant and enlivening. I usually start my week off by updating my weekly calendar. I use a white board...

Today I am going to share with you my experiences in joining a workshop “How to write a CV for UK Employers as International Students” organized by the Career Centre of University of Leeds.  The workshop was helpful for me as an international student to learn how to create a UK style...

My name is Jess and I’m a Master’s student studying Msc Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at Leeds. I’m from a small village just outside of Norwich, Norfolk in the East of England. I have written this blog about one of my favourite English holidays, Bonfire Night. Bonfire night is such a...

Hi everyone. We are Harini, Lia and Atiyah – all current Link to Leeds ambassadors! Although we come from various parts of the world, we are united by our goal to make the best out of our university experience. In the following blog and video accompanying it, we will focus on...

Hello everyone, I am Marina, your Link to Leeds ambassador from India. I study MA New Media in the University of Leeds and currently reside in a private accommodation in Hyde Park area. I am someone who believes in making the best of everyday, and this is how a week...

Anastasia   Despite the ongoing pandemic, the Career Centre of Leeds University never failed to conduct their annual autumn career discovery. The event entitled with “Discover your future” happened across October and was offering different events such as career fairs, employer meet-up, and personal development webinars. All events are conducted online...

The Careers Centre at the University of Leeds organized a virtual fair for students and alumni consisting of an extensive range of companies offering job opportunities in the legal sector. This event was held on the 26th of October and ran from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.   Atiyah:   Having completed my degree in...

The University of Leeds Volunteering Team organised a Virtual Volunteering Opportunities Fair on the 20th of October 2021 with around 30 employers offering either group or one-to-one sessions. Volunteering is a fantastic way to develop general transferrable skills such as teamwork, communication, and time management. Also, depending on the volunteering...

On the 19th of October we participated in one of the Virtual Careers autumn series “Discover Your Future” focusing on the Third Sector – Government, Education and Non-Profits. According to our personal interests, we decided to take part in group and 1-to-1 meetings presented by the Civil Service Fast Stream,...