Recruiting: UCEAP London Orientation Helpers

We are seeking enthusiastic students to help with University of California Education Abroad Programme (UCEAP) orientation activities in London. The main role is to support the London Study Centre (LSC) staff in orientation activities and welcome UC students to the UK.  You will assist with cultural activities throughout London and engage in conversations with newly arrived…

New to Londontown

Unlike Graduate Interns in the past, I am new to Londontown. I arrived in London only three weeks ago, and it’s been a rough start. From house hunting, to banking issues, to getting lost and squished on the Tube (with two large suitcases I might add), to forgetting that things are on the other side…

A Little Q & A with our Newest Intern

This past week our vivacious London Study Centre Intern Rhiannon wrapped up her position and packed her bags for California (a temporary trip to the sun as she’ll be returning to London for a masters program in no time.) But luckily we have found a brilliant new recruit to take up her torch!  I had…

A Feel for Fringe

The first week of the Fringe Festival has just kicked off in Edinburgh and the city has transformed from a beautiful, historical Scottish capital to a tremendous hub for thousands of daily performances ranging from opera to Trainspotting-inspired raves and everything in between.  According to the Fringe website, this spectacular festival started off as a…

See You Soon! From the LSC Intern

Ah people, we’ve come to the end of era! Just kidding, I’m being dramatic. However, I am at the end of my year with UCEAP as the London Study Centre Intern, and I simply cannot believe it. It seems like just yesterday I was flustered and running around trying to get through my first batch of…

5th Annual UC Alumni BBQ in London

Two weeks ago, we had the pleasure of celebrating the 5th Annual UC Alumni BBQ in central London. As UCEAP staff, we helped out our colleagues at the UC Trust UK to put on their fun annual event in one of central London’s beautiful secret gardens! Over 100 people representing almost all 10 UC campuses…