By Linda Sundvik SLV. Global try to improve global mental health by providing volunteers the chance to gain Psychology work experience in communities that need extra support. These include India, Bali and Sri Lanka. […]
Feeling homesick is a normal part of student life – it’s one of the main concerns students worry about before they start uni. Homesickness can be a common problem that students experience at uni when they’re moving away from home for the first time. But don’t worry, there’s plenty of advice and support on offer! Here are 5 ways to deal with homesickness while you’re at university.
A blog post by Beaudine Schalk an Erasmus exchange student from the Netherlands One year ago I was at the point of quitting my studies in the Netherlands, because I did not want to go […]
Today is Time to Talk Day – part of the Time to Change movement. It’s a day designed to change the way people think and act about mental health, simply by getting people talking. I recently signed up as a Time to Change Champion via the Time to Change website. By doing so, I have promised to use my own experience to engage people in conversations about mental health at any appropriate opportunity. So here I am…
A blog by international student Eva Van De Sande I’m really glad that I made the decision to go to the University of Worcester. I’m here as an exchange student from the Netherlands for a […]
A Blog by Ben Walsh This summer I had an amazing experience working at a children’s summer camp in America for two months. My role was a “general counsellor” which basically means that I taught […]
Failing is not Failure You are not the only one to fail, you are not the first person to fail, you will not be the last person to fail; failing is not failure. Was JK […]
Phew! Organising conferences keeps you busy and even watching my co-workers hard at work can make me feel tired. I was sold on the idea of organising conferences the moment free refreshments were mentioned, but in reality there are many factors involved in making your conference a success. Here are my top tips on organising a successful student conference.