Farewell from the LSC Intern!

I write this on my last day as the Programme Intern for the London Study Centre. I’m sitting here looking around my desk at this office, my colleagues and the four walls within which I’ve made many great memories, with my colleagues and also with my students. I find it hard to believe that a…

Our Awesome Student Reps: Spring 2018!

Queen Mary University of London : Cristina Sanchez-Gonzalez & Germain Louie We had not one, but TWO students representing Queen Mary, University of London this semester. Cristina (above, left) represented our year-long students and Germain (above, right), our spring semester cohort. Together, they hosted a silly/fun event at Ballie Ballerson for their UC peers, and…

The World is Your Oyster

Germain Louie, our UCEAP student (and soon to be Study Abroad Peer Mentor at UC Irvine!), wrote the following reflective piece on his time abroad at Queen Mary University of London this spring 2018 term. He speaks about his journey from a high school student, visiting the city for the first time, to his transformative…

Tidbits of Trinity

While I was in Dublin last week I sat down with Gillian Perry, a Creative Writing and English Literature student from UC Berkley to discuss her experience so far at Trinity College Dublin. What made you chose Trinity? I want to be an author, in particular I really like children’s literature and fiction.  I knew there…