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7 posts found

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

The challenges of a non-native English speaker

25 September 2019 2 min read

Moving to another country where they speak a different language, can be very intimidating, but there are ways to overcome this.

Group of international student ambassadors smiling on steps opposite the guildhall

My Journey to My Dream Job

30 August 2019 2 min read

In 2018, one student decided to leave the Navy after 8 years and start a degree.

large group of international ambassadors walking down steps

Making Friends in Portsmouth

29 July 2019 4 min read

Moving somewhere new can be daunting. Read Sophie's advice on all the opportunities you have to meet people and make friends.

Group of four friends shopping in Gunwharf Quays

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