Salut! I'm a French with Film Studies student here at the University of Leicester and will be spending my third year abroad at the University of Avignon in the South of France. I'll be blogging about adjusting to life in another country, as well as updating you on my experiences as an Erasmus student.
My degree is kind of a Major/Minor split, though not officially. I’d say 75% of my degree is French, and the other 25% is Film Studies. So, why did I choose to split my degree like this? The main reason I chose this very specific degree course is because it’s not one subject. […]
I never had an answer to this question as a child, and I still don’t have a definite answer now. It’s come to that point in my life where, for the first time ever, I don’t know what I’ll be doing next year. Year by year, my life has followed a pattern, one that […]
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A couple of weeks ago my house was burgled. While it was a horrible night, coming back to a ransacked house, it’s one of those life experiences that ultimately makes you stronger. As this happened to me as a student, I wanted to share it with you and talk about general safety issues that come […]
I have no idea where last year has gone. A fresh new batch of language students have left the UK to start their Year Abroad journey. It seems like 2 minutes ago I was stressing out about finding somewhere to live, and worrying if my French was good enough to survive in France, but now […]
To kick off a new academic year, I’m going to talk to you about my favourite place on campus. Although small, the University of Leicester Campus has many amenities, resources, and little quirks that will play important roles in your daily student life. If I’m being really honest, my favourite place on campus is the […]
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