Meet our Visiting Student bloggers for Semester 2 2019/20!
Name: Susan Age: 21 Home Country: USA Fun Fact: I know a little American Sign Language, Spanish, Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese. What I’m most looking forward to in Edinburgh: Exploring the city, finding cute coffee shops/bakeries, and meeting people from all over the world! I want to make the most of my time here and continue to push myself out of my comfort zone. 🙂
Name: Reece Age: 20 Home Country: Canada (Originally from Vancouver Island, but I study in Vancouver) A fun fact about yourself: I love concerts, some of my recent favourites include Jorja Smith, Tyler the Creator and Peach Pit! What you are most looking forward to in Edinburgh: Meeting new people, the beautiful nature of the highlands, and travelling.
Name: Sahaana Home Country: Canada Fun Fact: One of my pinkies is shorter than the other due a door related accident I had when I was 5. What you looking most forward to in Edinburgh: Learning more about it’s history!
Name: Pauline Age: 21 Home Country: France A fun fact about yourself: I was lucky enough to be selected to study at the University of Edinburgh with my two best friends from Paris. I love baking – especially the part where you eat the cake, going for long walks in Edinburgh, a good movie night with friends and a nice pub quiz. What you are most looking forward to in Edinburgh: living with my two best friends in an incredible city full of History and coffee shops.
First Name: Rena Friesen Age: 19 Home Country: Canada A fun fact about yourself: I love experimenting with makeup and expressing myself through it. What you are most looking forward to in Edinburgh: I am most looking forward to the gorgeous architecture and scenery the city and country has to offer, as well as the active nightlife and student friendly activities.