Introduced last year in response to the huge popularity of TikTok, Instagram Reels is a brilliant tool for making short, fun videos up to 30 seconds long, as it allows you to move quickly from one scene to another to create a series of mini-‘chapters’ in what is effectively a short visual story.
This year, for the first time, it’s a requirement for Student Ambassadors to produce a vlog rather than simply being a casual choice they can make if they choose to. And in fairness, they seem pretty excited about it! Video really is the medium of the moment.
Why apply to be an Education in Ireland Student Ambassador? This is a good question!.
Students have busy lives, so adding another commitment can seem a big ask. But if you are the right fit, magic happens. So as we head towards the start of the new term, ahead of the tenth anniversary of this flagship programme, we thought we’d share the wisdom of some of our alumni and highlight just how much you stand to benefit from the programme if your application is successful.
The City of Tribes, as Galway is known, is a top destination for international students looking to study in Ireland, and it’s easy to see why. In this week’s city guide, we bring you some of the best things to see and do in Galway city and offer information on getting settled in.
Spilling westwards from the crescent of Dublin Bay, Ireland’s ‘Fair City’ (as the famous song goes) is one of the few world capitals that is also very much a student city. This is a town that warmly embraces students from home and abroad.