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Uniwersytet Momoyama i parę słów jak się tu znalazłam. Momoyama University and how did I get here?

Widok na główny budynek niedługo przed kwitnieniem wiśni! Main building right before cherry blooming time!

Zaczęłam trochę z dupy, ale tak to bywa. Na wstępie należy powiedzieć, że w Japonii znalazłam się dzięki paru życzliwym osobom i możliwości wyjazdu stypendialnego do Momoyama Gakuin Daigaku z mojego kierunku na UJ. 2,995 more words


An Alternative

So Harvard kindly offered to let students delayed by their country’s Embassy muck up arrive by Wednesday which meant that from Friday morning when I got up an extra hour early just in case onwards for the next 129 hours until it was officially too late for me to get a flight to Boston in time, I was checking the embassy website on average every 50 minutes only to feel like I’d been punched in the gut every time I saw the same message telling me that they were ‘experiencing technical difficulties’ i.e. 254 more words

Emmanuel Gobillot: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

“There must be a better way.”

That’s the motto Emmanuel Gobillot has adopted toward everything he does. As one of the world’s most popular speakers, consultants, and thought-leaders, he believes there is a better way to lead, relate to customers, and engage an organisation’s creativity, passion, and drive. 1,358 more words

Bob's Blog Entries

Reading the Collections, Week 18: Student Reminiscences

I have been reading through two box files of memories of student life at St Andrews collected by Professor Peter Redford Scott Lang in the 1920s for this week’s post. 1,125 more words

Manuscript Collection

Rocklin Native Studying In Scotland Found Dead

FIFE, Scotland (CBS13) – A young woman from Rocklin studying overseas has died.

Officials from St. Andrews University in Scotland say 24-year-old Kaitlyn Vasconcellos was found dead in her bed on Tuesday. 72 more words


Freshers Week

Today I should be revising. Instead, I am writing a blog post as a means of procrastination. However, I’m hopeful this post won’t just be a way of me distracting myself from revision but instead is of use to those who would like to find out a little bit about Freshers Week in general and at St Andrews. 1,240 more words

Advice For Freshers

Kate Middleton and I: Birthing Buddies

I’m pretty sure Kate Middleton wants to be me.

First, the chick followed me to St. Andrews University, where we both met our prince charmings. She got engaged to hers in Kenya — as did I — and we both had royal weddings: hers in front of the Queen of England at Westminster Abbey, mine performed by the King of Rock and Roll in a Vegas chapel. 881 more words