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A little bit of spice… the Afro-Caribbean way!
Posted by Deborah on 13 January 2021
Struggling to find black hair shops? Wondering where to buy Maggi to season your food? Well look no further, DEBORAH IS HERE!! Growing up…
Reasons why you should apply for a scholarship as an international student
Posted by guestblogger on 17 December 2020
There are many reasons why applying for a scholarship is a great decision for your future. At York, there are many different scholarships that…
How to prepare for studying in the UK as an international student
Posted by Yan on 28 July 2020
Preparing to study abroad is very exciting. It can also get a bit nerve-racking when adapting to an unfamiliar environment. Here I have some…
3 tips on dealing with homesickness
Posted by Tara on 24 July 2020
Starting at University usually brings homesickness to most, at least for the first couple of weeks. This can be even more challenging for those…
Tips for settling into a UK university
Posted by Valimbavaka on 21 July 2020
Studying at York was my first experience of education outside of my country. My old university was just five minutes from my house. So…
When life gives you lemons (or lockdown)
Posted by Uthara on 20 July 2020
‘Wait? What is happening?’ I was sitting leisurely on the Library swing with my housemate, reading a feminist book and sipping on coffee, when…