Reverse Culture Shock

16. April 2014

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Reverse Culture Shock

For many of you, this semester marks the end of your study abroad experience and you will be returning back to the States. Though a lot is made of the culture shock when you arrive in a new country, we don’t hear much about what happens when you go back home. Reverse culture shock can […]

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14. April 2014

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Photo Competition – Spring 2014

Photo Competition – Spring 2014

The standards of this semesters photo competition were very high. As in the past, the competition was split into four categories; Community, London, Personal Highlights and Rural. There were some fantastic shots across all categories, sparking great debate among the London Center staff who were judging the photos. Though, after some heated discussion, four winners […]

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11. April 2014

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Things to do before you leave

Things to do before you leave. Where do we start? We have been to Wales for an adventure weekend and Edinburgh to see the Scots. We went back in time to the Churhill War Rooms and much more. Is there anything left? Yes, lots. We have had  a lot of fun trying to think of […]

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9. April 2014

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The London Marathon

The London Marathon

This weekend sees one of the most iconic sports events in world, The London Marathon. The race attracts some of the best athletes in distance running and also thousands of amateur runners collectively raising millions of pounds for charities. The atmosphere on the streets of London on Sunday 13th of April is set to be […]

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7. April 2014

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End of Semester Event

End of Semester Event

It’s that time already. Yes, the end of semester event is this Thursday and we hope to see you all there. This event is always a highlight, bringing students, staff and faculty together under one roof to reminisce about the semester that has passed. Come along to take advantage of this chance to thank your […]

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4. April 2014

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Laurence Scott – BBC Radio 3

Laurence Scott – BBC Radio 3

We are very excited to share Laurence Scott’s upcoming news. On April 6th we will all be tuning in to listen to his sunday feature on BBC Radio 3. He will be celebrating 50 years of Merchant Ivory Films, and his list of guest speakers is really quite incredible. Merchant Ivory Productions is a film […]

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2. April 2014

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Oxford – Spring Visit

Oxford – Spring Visit

This past weekend, a group of 41 students went on the Oxford trip. They were given a historic walking tour of the beautiful city, as well as entry to Christ Church College. After that, the afternoon was free for them to do as they wished. It was a hugely successful trip as can be seen […]

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31. March 2014

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Which Blue Are You? – The Boat Race

Which Blue Are You? – The Boat Race

Every year around Easter time Londoners, and to a certain extent the rest of the UK, take sides cheering for the rowing teams of this country’s elite universities Oxford and Cambridge.  Known simply as ‘The Boat Race’, the two universities’ top men’s rowing VIIIs meet in London and race the four miles between Putney Bridge […]

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28. March 2014

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Top 5 Things To Do – Comedy

Top 5 Things To Do – Comedy

The Camden Head The Camden Head offers all sorts of fun nights, including comedy amongst other things. Check out the calendar at here to see what’s going on. You might have to pay a small fee for your ticket but a large number of their events are free.   Comedy Café Theatre The comedy café […]

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26. March 2014

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Preparing for Finals

Preparing for Finals

As finals loom large, it can be easy to slip into bad habits due to feeling overwhelmed or anxious. There is no need for this to happen, and we have put together a helpful list that should aid you in keeping yourself organized and focused. If you do all of these things, you’re going to […]

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