Week 1 in Nottingham: Things to takeaway and things to leave at home

Only seven days have passed and it feels like an entire month. Let's begin with move in day which comprised of carrying three suitcases across campus to the dorms. I definitely do not need that gym membership now. One thing I've learned so far, is that the first floor really means 2-3 flights of stairs. [...]

Me before U…K

My name is Ulani Rodney and I'm a junior chemical engineer soon to be studying at the University of Nottingham for the Spring 2019 semester. I am a proud recipient of the Education Abroad Passport Scholarship and I'm excited for the journey.  I could go on about my passions to travel and change the world [...]

Finals (Living in Akita Pt. 15)

Unfortunately, writing consistently has been difficult recently; with finals having arrived, and thousands of words long essays due, keeping up with anything besides classes has been a task of its own. It’s a shame, especially since tensions are so high between all the students, knowing that soon we’ll all be leaving. I also find it [...]

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            What is Italian food? Pasta! I never knew there were so many different types of pastas until I came to Florence! Tuna pasta? Yes, even tuna pasta exists. But there is more than pasta. Pizza is another Italian favorite. And no, American pizza is not the same as Italian pizza. Italian pizza is the [...]