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Study Across The Pond Canada Blog | Advice and guidance for Canadians wanting to study in Britain

Hayley Fortini

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Best day trips near London

Posted by Hayley Fortini on May 8, 2018 12:00:00 PM

Day Trips from London

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Topics: London, Student Ambassador, Oxford, travel, Harry Potter, Sightseeing, Castle

London Eats

Posted by Hayley Fortini on Apr 19, 2018 12:00:00 PM

When I first found out I was moving to London I was excited about all the historic sights I was going to see and the potential to travel around Europe so easily. What never occurred to me was the amazing food options this city has. I have learned (and so has my waistline) that the culinary options here go beyond just fish and chips, and that there is a crazy amount of food options that can lead you on a magical food journey throughout the city!

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Topics: Lifestyle, London, Student Ambassador, British Traditions

Fashion in London

Posted by Hayley Fortini on Mar 13, 2018 12:00:00 PM

 

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Topics: Lifestyle, London, Student Ambassador, Shopping, England, packing

Befriending Students from the UK

Posted by Hayley Fortini on Feb 19, 2018 1:24:55 PM

 

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Topics: London, Brunel, Why study in the UK, UK Study

Bringing the Figgy Pudding: The Christmas Season in London

Posted by Hayley Fortini on Dec 23, 2017 12:00:00 PM

First of all, let me say Merry Christmas to all! December can be a busy time for everyone, but I know this
is especially true for students! With classes coming to an end stress levels seem to continually rise with
every final assignment and exam that comes our way.

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Topics: London, Brunel, Christmas

Studying Public Health in the UK

Posted by Hayley Fortini on Nov 10, 2017 12:00:00 PM

For a few years now I have known that I wanted to study the topic of ‘health’, but was unsure of what that meant exactly. It wasn’t until I sat down with a friend of a friend who studied health at the postgraduate level and had some insight and advice that I was able really narrow down my focus. After looking into the many different programs in Canada and hearing that my friend was looking into international programs I decided to follow in her footsteps and also see what was being offered across the pond. Finding the right program for me took some time, but I’m glad I was able to do some investigating and find the right program for me.

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Topics: London, Master, Brunel, postgraduate, Why study in the UK, public health

Why I Chose to Study in the UK

Posted by Hayley Fortini on Oct 25, 2017 1:26:57 PM

“A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.” – Unknown

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Topics: Master, travel, postgraduate, money, finance, scholarships, taught master's

My First Days in the UK:  Enjoying FresheR's Week

Posted by Hayley Fortini on Oct 5, 2017 10:04:31 PM

Meet Hayley, one of our bloggers for the 2017-2018 academic year!  Hayley is studying at Brunel University London.

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Topics: Graduate, London, Brunel, Fresher's Week, Arrival