Blogs

University in Pisa

A small university steeped in history and culture

Going to a smaller university may not be as fun as a larger university but the rich history and culture at Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa makes up for it
ecole polytechnique jardin de l'ancienne

Smaller does not mean there is less opportunity

Although small, École Polytechnique integrates international students perfectly and offers opportunities for sports and social activities
Mental health, brainstorming

University mental health: taking student well-being seriously

On University Mental Health Day, universities must encourage students to open up about their experiences
Student life in Paris

Falling in love with studying in Paris

As Paris has just been named one of the top university cities, one student highlights his experiences as a student in the City of Love
Learning languages

What it's like to study a modern languages degree

Are modern language degrees becoming obsolete? Absolutely not, say these four modern languages students
Student volunteering

Why student volunteering matters

Volunteering is a great way to enhance skills and give back to the community. During Student Volunteering Week, students are encouraged to find opportunities that best suit their interests
Tower of London at night, UK

Student life in London: culture and cuisine

As London has just been named one of the top university cities, Charlie Pullen highlights his experiences as a student in the capital.
United States of America president-elect Donald Trump speaking at podium

‘I love this country too much to idly stand by’

Bushra Hamid, whose parents came to the US from Syria, gives her personal take on the current political climate