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Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 24 February, 2021

Malaysian Law Student Yi Kang Choo, provides a student's perspective as a Malaysian Student Society NI (MSSNI) member.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 2 April, 2020

Whether you are dealing with stress or anxiety, these tips have you covered.

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Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 19 May, 2020

Taking exams from home may not be the easiest thing to do, but Malaysian Law Student Yi Kang Choo, has found the process has set him up for success.

Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 22 July, 2020

2nd Year Law student Yi Kang Choo, found Queen's Careers Team to best way to find out about career and learning opportunities. Here's how to do it.

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Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 19 May, 2020

In order to help international students affected by the Covid-19 outbreak, Malaysian Law Student Yi Kang Choo, has helped launched a student response group.

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Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 19 May, 2020

Malaysian Law student Yi Kang Choo has found support at Queen’s invaluable during the anxiety and worry of lockdown.

Student competitions: Philpot Curran Moot | 9 March, 2020

Student competitions are a great way to challenge yourself, grow your confidence and inspire motivation. Just ask Law student Yi Kang Choo who recently won a Mooting competition on behalf of Queen’s.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 5 March, 2020

Thanks to the support of the Student Wellbeing Services at Queen’s, Jix Xin was able to seek help for anxiety and depression.

Xin Yi Heah, LLB Law | 29 June, 2020

Xin Yi found staying in Queen's BT1 city centre accommodation during lockdown fully-supported, worry-free and the perfect place for clearing your head.

Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 22 July, 2020

Volunteering is a great way to broaden your experience at Queen's, says 2nd Year Law student, Yi Kang Choo. It's not just CV-boosting but rewarding, too.

Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 14 August, 2020

Queen's student societies play a significant part in student life, especially during lockdown, says Yi Kang Choo. Here's four reasons why.

Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 2 May, 2019

In the midst of the assignment and exam period, Liang is here to show how you can unwind for a day at a variety of interesting locations throughout Northern Ireland.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 13 May, 2019

Mental health problems can affect anyone and Mental Health Awareness Week (13-19 May) is designed to raise awareness of that. Today Jia Xin is sharing some tips that can help improve your mental health.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 17 May, 2019

In conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Week (13-19 May) the Naughton Gallery held a guided tour of their 'Scuse Me Exhibition which delves into body politics and mental health. Jia Xin went along and is sharing her thoughts on body positivity.

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Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 20 May, 2019

The secret to a good University project or essay is making sure you have relevant sources to back up your points. Carmen is sharing her favourite places to start with when she's searching for academic resources.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 27 May, 2019

Jia Xin explains why deciding to live in Mount Charles, one of the wide variety of accommodation options at Queen's, has been the perfect choice for her in second year.

Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 26 June, 2019

Belfast is filled with so many beautiful green spaces and waterways it can be hard to pick which one to visit. However, Liang has done just that! Check out his favourite Parks in Belfast and why they're the perfect escape in a busy city.

Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 22 October, 2019

The journey from Malaysia to Belfast was nothing compared to the journey of self-discovery Law student Yi Kang Choo embarked on at Queen’s. In this blog post, he lists the supportive people he favourited on What’s App in his first year.

Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 4 November, 2019

Law student Yi Kang Choo was the lucky recipient of a fully funded scholarship to attend the 10th One Young World (OYW) Summit in London last week. Here is how he got on.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 15 November, 2019

A summer internship can fast track your career path. Here Law student Jia Xin offers her advice on the process.

Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 27 November, 2019

When it comes to revision time, you will likely be spending countless hours working hard in the McClay Library when you become a Queen’s student. Thankfully, it’s a pretty cool space with some handy high-tech features...

Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 6 January, 2020

As we begin a whole new year and semester on campus, our student blogger Choo shares some of the ways he plans to kickstart his 2020, Queen’s-style!

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 6 January, 2020

Law student Jia Xin Chang on what the exceptional campus facilities at Queen’s mean for her.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 6 January, 2020

Whether you are dealing with homesickness or exam anxiety, Queen’s support services have you covered.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 6 January, 2020

From multitasking to working as a team, international student Jia Xin explains what she has learned outside the law lecture theatre.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 6 January, 2020

When it comes to securing a graduate job, Queen's work-based learning programs can give you the edge.

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 23 January, 2019

No matter how much you are loving your university experience it's only natural to feel homesick sometimes. Carmen is here with some useful tips for combatting homesickness when it strikes.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 28 January, 2019

Moving to a new place can feel a little scary, especially when it's a brand new country. Jia Xin is sharing the things she was worried about before moving to Belfast, and how that's all changed now she's here.

Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 5 February, 2019

Liang is sharing his favourite Chinese New Year traditions as well as some suggestions for how you can get involved in celebrating the Year of the Pig in Belfast.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 1 February, 2019

When there are no more lectures or tutorials, we all want to enjoy our weekends! Jia Xin is sharing her favourite (non-alcoholic) things to do at the weekend to relax and have fun.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 7 February, 2019

If your parents are coming to visit you at University, you want to make sure you show them Belfast at it's best! Here's a selection of places to go that will help them fall in love with the city.

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 14 February, 2019

What is DegreePlus and why should you get involved? Carmen shares her own experience with DegreePlus and explains why it's so useful for students.

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 19 February, 2019

If there's one place you'll get familiar with whilst you're a student at Queen's it's the McClay Library! Carmen is sharing her top tips for getting the most out of using it.

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 26 February, 2019

Carmen is back with some helpful advice and tips for International Students who want to get the best experience out of their time at Queen's. From getting a student job to travelling more...it's all here.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 4 March, 2019

Queen's is an international university with students from all over the world studying here. But even so, there are sometimes a few unexpected "culture shock" moments to adapt to. Jia Xin is sharing hers, as well as her new found love of tea!

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Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 6 March, 2019

The Student's Union at Queen's is a fantastic social hub. Find out all the ways you can use it to enhance your student experience.

Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 8 March, 2019

If you are nervous about how to make new friends at University, then Liang is here to share some tips based on his own experience. Don’t worry, it’s much easier than you think!  

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 11 March, 2019

So you've got an interview? Congratulations! The next step is making sure you give the best first impression. Today Carmen is sharing her top tips for preparing for an interview, whether it's for a job, a scholarship, or further study.

Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 19 March, 2019

Once you’ve selected Queen’s as your firm choice for University the next step is choosing your student accommodation. Liang is here to take you through the process.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 25 March, 2019

Ever wonder what your first day living in Queen’s Accommodation will be like? Well, Liang is here to tell you more about it.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 26 March, 2019

This year's Qulture Shock was a great success. It showcased dancing and music from Ireland to Malaysia and everywhere else in between! Jia Xin is sharing her thoughts on being part of the experience.

Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 28 March, 2019

Moving into Queen’s Accommodation is really simple, especially once you know what to bring. Liang is here to break it down for you!

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 9 April, 2019

Jia Xin shares her experience of performing in the Belfast Malaysian Night (widely known as M Night) musical, and why it was the perfect place to step out of her comfort zone and try something new.

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Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 15 April, 2019

Not too long ago Carmen was trying to decide which university to pick as her Firm Choice. She's sharing what made Queen's stand out and why she decided to move from Malaysia to Belfast to study here.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 17 April, 2019

Liang, a Final Year Law Student at Queen’s breaks down his experience living with flatmates

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 3 September, 2018

You learn so much outside the classroom at Queen's.

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Justin Ng | 10 September, 2018

Whether you are a long-term vegan or recently transitioned into it, there are plenty of places in to eat cruelty-free in Belfast.

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Justin Ng | 10 September, 2018

Where to dine in style this semester

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 12 September, 2018

During A-levels you were probably whining about tough exams and how you couldn’t wait to get to university to put an end of those sleepless nights and endless cramming. But starting university is just the beginning of a brand new student journey…

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 12 September, 2018

We have all faced the dread of exams during A levels, but these top tips will stop you having to pull an all-nighter before your first uni exams.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 12 September, 2018

Everyone makes mistakes, but here’s how to remedy the most common ones in the new academic year.

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Justin Ng | 12 September, 2018

As the martial arts club enters its biggest competition yet, there has never been a better time to join. Here are four things it’s given me.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 19 September, 2018

Belfast is an extremely walkable city: here are some of the best spots to hit on foot.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 3 October, 2018

Jia Xin shares her experience in doing an internship with a regulatory technology company, and how she found working in an office environment for the first time.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 1 May, 2020

So you’ve got some free time during the night but you’re not quite sure where to hang out. Fear not, while our Malaysian Student Blogger Liang shows you how to spend your night – the Malaysian Way.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 17 October, 2018

Malaysian Student Blogger, Liang shows you what it like is to be a law student at Queen’s University Belfast.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 19 October, 2018

Studying in Queen’s University Belfast is distinctly different from the educational environment back in Malaysia, says Liang a Final Year Law Student at Queen’s University Belfast.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 22 October, 2018

5 Major Differences between Living in Belfast and Malaysia

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 5 November, 2018

Sharing an accommodation can sound scary, but Final Year Law Student Liang shows how it’s all worth it.

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 21 November, 2018

Carmen is sharing the top five things students should remember to pack when they're planning to study abroad at Queen's University Belfast

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 27 November, 2018

With over 200 official Clubs and Societies at Queen's, there's something perfect for everyone. Today Carmen is sharing why she chose the Alternative Dispute Resolution Society.

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 5 December, 2018

Do you have some exams or assessments to prepare for? Don't worry, Carmen is sharing her top tips for preparing for exam season on the blog.

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 12 December, 2018

There are plenty of great places to grab lunch on campus, but where can you sit if you bring your own lunch? Carmen is sharing some of her favourite spots for eating a packed lunch around Queen's.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 12 December, 2018

Jia Xin answers some of the questions for those who are interested in knowing more about Queen’s Knights Cheerleading - Cheerleading might not be as ‘girly’ as you think!

Carmen Chen Chinq Lih, LLB Law | 17 December, 2018

What is it like to apply to study at Queen's when you're an international student? Carmen knows all about it and is sharing her 4 steps to applying to study at Queen's when you live in Malaysia.

Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 10 January, 2019

Feeling overwhelmed with your studies? Liang is here to share some tips on how you can manage and overcome the stress from studies and exam anxiety.

Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 21 January, 2019

Trying to work on multiple assignments? Deadlines months can be very taxing especially if you know you need to produce your best work. Jia Xin is here to share her ways of dealing with multiple assignments.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 10 January, 2019

Liang, a Final Year Law Student reveals what are several of his favourite things studying Queen’s University Belfast.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 28 May, 2018

Newsflash: There is such a thing as a Northern Irish summer

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Justin Ng | 30 May, 2018

For International students, being away from home can be tough especially when you are feeling a little homesick. If you’re looking to have some food from home, look no further than these six restaurants.

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Justin Ng | 30 May, 2018

Eat your heart out, Jean Claude Van Damme.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 4 June, 2018

For international students, it can be always nerve-wracking to leave your home and to move to a different country. It takes guts. But guess what? You are not alone.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 20 June, 2018

Max the experience to boost your CV and earn some extra cash.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 25 June, 2018

It pays the bills, but a student job can also set you up with work skills that are essential for your future career. Here are just a few of them.

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Queen's Student Blog | 29 June, 2018

It’s amazing how we manage to squeeze in lectures!

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 25 June, 2018

There's a lot more to university than studying, Jia Xin talks you through the great green spaces in and around Belfast that you can visit when you need a break from the books.

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Jia Xin Chang | 19 July, 2018

It's easy to have misconceptions about a subject before you start university, Jia Xin explores four misconceptions she had about studying law.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 16 July, 2018

As a law student, Jia Xin is here to share with you 4 things that she believes most Queen's Law students will agree on.

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Jia Xin Chang, LLB LAW | 16 July, 2018

Jia Xin is back to reassure you that everything you are thinking and feeling about student life is perfectly normal. Here is her advice...

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 17 July, 2018

Studying law is hard but Liang is here to tell you about all the things he has learned from outside the lecture theatre that have helped him in his legal journey.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 20 July, 2018

As a Final Year Law Student pursuing a UK Transfer Degree Programme, Liang reveals what influenced him to finish his final year of law studies in Queen’s University, Belfast.

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Hew Hoong Liang, LLB LAW | 7 August, 2018

Making friends can be hard, especially if you’re entering University in your First Year. Fear not, as Liang shows you how Queen’s has allowed him to network and connect with the right people even before he landed in Belfast.

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Sue Lyn Cheang,LLB Law | 16 August, 2018

Student vlogger Sue Lyn Cheang from Malaysia offers a whistlestop tour of the Treehouse

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Sue Lyn Cheang,LLB Law | 16 August, 2018

Student vlogger Sue Lyn Cheang from Malaysia opens the door to her Elms BT9 room

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Sue Lyn Cheang,LLB Law | 16 August, 2018

Student vlogger Sue Lyn Cheang from Malaysia shows you inside a standard room.

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Sue Lyn Cheang,LLB Law | 16 August, 2018

Student vlogger Sue Lyn Cheang from Malaysia goes inside a premium standard room.

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Sue Lyn Cheang,LLB Law | 16 August, 2018

Student vlogger Sue Lyn Cheang from Malaysia shows you inside our postgraduate accommodation

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Jing Yen, LLB Law | 17 August, 2018

Guest blogger Jing Yen, LLB Law from Malaysia on how you know which uni is ‘The One’

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Sue Lyn Cheang,LLB Law | 12 February, 2018

Pay attention international students: student vlogger Sue Lyn Cheang from Malaysia has your suitcase essentials covered.

Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 21 October, 2020

What's student life currently like in Belfast ? Yi Kang Choo packed his mask and sanitiser to find out. Let's Go!

Yi Kang Choo, LLB Law | 1 September, 2020

3rd Year Law student Yi Kang Choo, found Queen's Careers Team to best way to find out about career and learning opportunities. Here's how to do it.

Sue Lyn Cheang, LLB Law | 20 December, 2019

International Ambassador Sue Lyn Cheang is here to answer all your niggling questions.