The beauty of the Emerald Isle

The beauty of the Emerald Isle

In a time when restrictions were limited, Student Ambassador Farjana Salahuddin, from Qatar with Bangladeshi origin looked to outsource her experience of Ireland in her latest blog. She speaks of the beauty of Ireland through the eyes of friends she’s met along the way. (more…)

Bray: A perfect spot to spend a sunny day

Bray: A perfect spot to spend a sunny day

Wondering how to spend your weekend? The sun in shining and the beach is calling so why not take Hasan Sabir’s advice and spend the day in Bray? In his first appearance on the blog, Pakistani Student Ambassador Hasan tells us why he thinks Bray is the ideal location for a day out! (more…)

My experience of moving to Dublin

My experience of moving to Dublin

From India, Shivani Bhat shares her experience of moving to Ireland and all that came with it. In her first blog, Shivani tells us how she managed to settle into her new life in Dublin while facing a few unexpected challenges! (more…)

Top Tips: Time management in student life

Top Tips: Time management in student life

It can be tough to keep yourself going in all aspects of life when studying full-time in college… In her third blog post, Brazilian Student Ambassador Camila Pulz de Faria writes about how she managed to balance her time on campus and daily tasks, such as cooking, exercises, having time for leisure activities while also working part-time.  (more…)

From New York City to Dublin, Ireland: How I made friends and managed homesickness

From New York City to Dublin, Ireland: How I made friends and managed homesickness

Deciding to move to a new country to study on your own is a big decision. Constantly doubting your choice, worrying that you’ll find it hard to make friends or just the daunting move itself – all swirling through your mind. But, it’s sometimes best to let what happens happen.

In her second piece, Erin Cobb from the USA tells us how she got through bursts of intermittent homesickness, the task of making new friends and all the challenges posed by the ongoing pandemic. (more…)