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9 posts found

Interested in making friends as a student? the stage is yours Ana shares her tips for making friends 

15 July 2021 6 min read

The importance of making friends and tips on how to do it as a new student.

Female stood on a pebble beach with the blue, green sea behind her and a sunny but cloudy sky

Little Africa: a home away from home Alice Asare-Konadu discusses her experience of moving from Ghana to study in Portsmouth

11 March 2020 6 min read

Learn how Alice Asare-Konadu has found her own "Little Africa" in the societies, shops, and restaurants in Portsmouth.

Ghanian students dancing in crowd at the festival of cultures

A Christmas in the United Kingdom

14 December 2019 3 min read

Martin describes his experience of Christmas in the UK as an international student.

close up of baubles and pine cone with red elf on top, decorating a christmas tree

Unusual but remarkable friends - volunteering in Portsmouth

04 December 2019 4 min read

Read about Leon's experience volunteering at an Oxfam Charity shop in Portsmouth.

Leon smiling behind oxfam shop counter with a cash register and green posters

Learning in Britain vs Learning in Asia: the differences you should know

29 May 2018 4 min read

There are some key differences to the teaching styles of Asian and British universities and Jo has experienced both.

Jo Tran, who has red hair, talking to her friends in a cafe stirring her coffee

The Best Cakes in Portsmouth! (Or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love the Cake)

21 March 2018 3 min read

Ola gives you a list of her favourite places every cake admirer should visit and indulge on in Portsmouth.

Profile of Alexsandra grinning who has blonde hair and piercings

Art Internships: How to get yourself out there

15 March 2018 2 min read

Mihaela shares her art internship experience and why she thinks being an intern is so important.

Mihaela using a screen to draw illustrations of people

Becoming a Student "Chef" in Portsmouth

20 February 2018 3 min read

New to university and cooking? Read about one international students journey of cookery.

Silver saucepan with lid on top of an oven stove in accommodation kitchen

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