A Note of Gratitude

This morning marks the first of November, my second to last month in Scotland and as an intern within the Edinburgh Study Centre.  Before walking to work today I sat at my kitchen table, shivering in the chilly autumn air, drinking tea from a mug which depicts a snowy winter day above Princes Street and…

Sundaze with Sun: Student Radio Show

I’m Jackie Sun! I study computer science at UC Davis and I am studying abroad at the University of Edinburgh for the fall 2017 semester. I chose Scotland because of its natural beauty and history. I especially wanted to attend the University of Edinburgh because of its strong computer science department and the city itself. …

Edinburgh Lifestyle

Moving to a new city can be a daunting prospect.  Mixed in with all of the excited anticipation and thrill of travel are anxieties about the smallest of things like: “Will the supermarkets be the same here?  Will they stock my favourite candies/icecream/brand of soda?” Or: “If I’m vegetarian, will I have to wither away on a…

Announcing our Fall 2017 Scavenger Hunt Competition!

We are looking to (pumpkin) spice things up this fall season by starting a UKI UCEAP-wide Scavenger Hunt competition! Wahoo! The aim of the competition is to challenge your creativity and out-going spirit by exploring and documenting different aspects of your UCEAP experience, specifically, by snagging pictures/videos of the following 7 ‘clues’: A studious selfie.…

Rhiannon Follow Up

In anticipation of our incoming applications for the Edinburgh Study Centre Internship we’re catching up with all of our previous interns to see how they felt about their time in London and Edinburgh.  Check out this brilliant follow up with our last London Intern Rhiannon Yee! Let’s start with an introduction! When was your internship,…

Shannon Follow Up

In anticipation of our incoming applications for the Edinburgh Study Centre Internship we’re catching up with all of our previous interns to see how they felt about their time in London and Edinburgh.  Check out this brilliant follow up with our previous Edinburgh Intern Shannon Ho! Let’s start with an introduction!  Hello! My name is…