Peter Fortuna: Study Abroad at Sciences Po

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to read this Study Abroad blog. I am Peter Hourston and I have been studying International Relations (IR) at Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (the Paris Institute for the Study of Political Science, …

April 1, 2020 | Outbound students


James Fortuna- European University Institute, Florence

Let’s hear from James, a Postgraduate Study Abroad student, currently researching at the EUI in Florence! How did you find out about this opportunity? I actually met my EUI supervisor at a conference last winter in Berlin. We got to …

February 25, 2020 | Outbound students


Queen’s University- Rachel Smith

Hello all and happy new year! We’ll start the year by hearing from Rachel as she reflects on her first semester at Queen’s…. “I’ve done so many new things since arriving! When I first got here the weather was still …

January 28, 2020 | Outbound students


Maiya Jade-Murray- University of Toronto

You may remember Maiya from her fantastic Insta takeover back in October all the way from Toronto! Read below to find out more about how she’s getting on in Canada…. “Hi! I’m Maiya, and I’m spending the third year of …

December 11, 2019 | Outbound students


Kathryn Kean- My Time in Bonn

This week, we follow-up on the second semester of Maths and German student, Kathryn Kean! “Some of you may remember my last post on this blog about my semester abroad studying Maths at the College of William and Mary (https://studyabroad.wp.st-andrews.ac.uk/2019/01/30/study-abroad-stories-kathryn-kean/) …

November 20, 2019 | Outbound students


Luke Stuart- École Normale Supérieure

Following his Insta takeover, Luke Stuart shares his experience so far of working in Paris. “LIFE IN PARIS: ERASMUS WORK PLACEMENT ABROAD THE CITY OF LIGHTS. THE CITY OF LOVE. WHATEVER YOU WANT TO CALL PARIS, A STRIKING BEAUTY OOZES …

October 31, 2019 | Outbound students


Introducing…. Shannon Harris, Erasmus+ Intern

Greetings from the Global Office in St Andrews! I promise to deliver blog posts from more exciting locations in the future, but I thought I’d start with an introduction. My name is Shannon Harris and I’m the new Erasmus+ Global …

October 10, 2019 | Study abroad experience


St Andrews vs William and Mary: Goodbyes

With the final craziness of exams and last-minute revision, the academic year is at a close. Our exchange students here will be departing university grounds soon, just as our students abroad will be finding their way home in the coming …

May 30, 2019 | BA International Honours


Study Abroad Reflections: Jamie Hinch

Exams are over at last! To celebrate, we have another study abroad reflection ready for you. This time, we’re taking you even farther north than St Andrews. Jamie Hinch spent this past semester abroad in Iceland, and he’s ecstatic to …

May 24, 2019 | Outbound students


Study Abroad Reflection: Charlotte Marquand

With summertime right in sight, we begin to forget just how cold and dark the past winter was. St Andrews is far enough north to be hit by long days of darkness, and it’s cozy spot next to the North …

May 21, 2019 | Outbound students