When considering where to study during your time abroad, a multicultural location with a rich history can be a great option to expand your cultural awareness skills and even attend one of the oldest institutions in the world! With deep roots in their local region and a great reputation worldwide, our picks this week have a strong cultural and historical heritage that may just be … Continue reading Culturally Significant Locations
Travelling is an incredible concept. The idea that you can up sticks, move yourself to an unknown culture and immerse yourself in two days, two weeks or even two months of unadulterated learning is fantastic. It’s something we often take for granted. The fact that we have the ability to physically and financially travel, to gain knowledge, experience customs so far removed from our own, … Continue reading Meet the FCO Brand Ambassador – Emma Watkins
Act now, think after. That’s my (unintentional) life pattern, and choosing to do an Erasmus semester in Krakow, followed almost instantly by studying for a year in California arose from this exact philosophy. I study American Literature with Creative Writing (a 13-syllable degree which makes it tedious to introduce yourself at fresher’s parties), so my year in America was always the focal point of my … Continue reading Studying at Uniwersytet Jagielloński, Krakow, Poland. A “vibrant, beautiful and always awake” place.