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Rhianne Morgan, History (Masters)

Five reasons I chose Queen's to study an MA in History

16/01/2017 - Making the decision of what course and what University to attend is a life changing one. It is a daunting task but also an exciting one.

Calista Arthey, History & Archaeology

My first semester of History and Archaeology

13/01/2017 - So my first semester has, perhaps too swiftly, come to an end.

Meg Walton, Business Management

Christmas and Thanksgiving in Belfast: Celebrating away from home

9/01/2017 - So, despite being so far away from my ‘home-home’, I can now call Belfast a new ‘(temporary) home’.

Trent Lee, Law LLB

Top 10 things a North American student should bring to the UK

19/12/2016 - Going to uni for the first time or moving abroad can be pretty exciting, and sometimes stressful if you aren't prepared. Lucky for you, you’ve got someone who’s already gone through the TSA process and single cabin luggage packing challenges.

Alishia O'Boyle, Law LLB

A trip to the Naughton Gallery

19/12/2016 - On the 8th of December, I visited the Naughton Gallery at Queens for the first time. It was a refreshing new experience as I had never actually visited a gallery before although it was on my ‘to do’ list.

Alishia O'Boyle, Law LLB

The Difference Between School and University

13/12/2016 - Throughout sixth form, I always used to hear the same comments by teachers – ‘this is sixth form now, the spoon feeding is over’ which more or less translated to stop being lazy and do the work yourself this time round.

Calista Arthey, History & Archaeology

Starting University with mental health issues

5/12/2016 - Mental health problems are becoming an increasing issue for young adults across the world, and these issues can have a significant effect on life at university.

RHIANNE MORGAN, MA HISTORY

Autumn Adventures: Belfast and Beyond

- Hey guys, so here's my second blog on my Autumn Adventures which include Halloween, Dublin and the Christmas markets!

Alishia O'Boyle, Law LLB

My last minute journey to Belfast after clearing and adjustment

28/11/2016 - Coming through adjustment, especially being the only student in my school to do so that year, was a pleasantly surprising but simple process which led me to where I initially wanted to be in the first place – Queen's.

Sarah Tyler, Irish Studies Summer School

My Summer at Queen's

24/11/2016 - I attended Queens University Belfast for their Summer Institute for Irish Studies and it was one of the greatest experiences of my life.

Calista Arthey, BA History & Archaeology

7 ways I cope with student stress

21/11/2016 - With a hundred thoughts pacing through my head, I glance at my calendar once again – 3 deadlines next week. 3 essays from 3 modules. All 2000 or 3000 words each...

Meg Walton, BSc Business Management

Life in Belfast: My first few weeks at Queen's

21/11/2016 - Apart from a little bit more rain compared to what I am used to at home, I couldn’t have imagined a friendlier environment.

Rhianne Morgan, MA History

Moving in and a trip to the Titanic: My first few weeks in Belfast

22/11/2016 - So this is my first blog entry and it only seems right to speak about my move to Belfast and what I was up to the first two weeks. So here's goes...

Alishia O'Boyle, LLB Law

Belfast to the Isle of Man: Heading home for Bonfire Night!

14/11/2016 - So here I am, about to set off home to the Isle of Man for the weekend. Can’t say I’m not ecstatic to get a cup of tea which I haven’t had to make, or food for that matter.

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