Outside the Lecture Room / Travel

The inBox: Message from Steffi in Amman, Jordan

Over the Christmas break, I travelled to the Middle East for 1 month and ended my journey in Amman for a few days before flying back home to London. Just an hour ago I received this message from my couchsurfing host, Steffi who lives and works in Amman. We had quite a lot in common … Continue reading

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Messages of Support pt2 SUARTS #Kai4VP

Voting is officially over and I couldn’t have got through this period without the support from my friends and family – both near and far! I’m so blessed to have friends around the globe that reflect the diversity I want to showcase in my student life at London College of Communication! Wherever you’re from, whatever … Continue reading

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4 tourists dead from bomb explosion at Taba border on sunday

Miriam’s whatsapp message to me just a few hours ago came as a surprise. I’ve been concentrating so much on my students union campaign that the outside world has been a distant thought. So when her message read; “did you know that yesterday a bus full of (south) Korean tourists exploded in Sinai desert? There … Continue reading

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The Travel-in Student: Discovering the colours of the rainbow from Athens Georgia to London England

Shade Bakare is a student from the University of Georgia in the United States with big travel plans to study at the University of Arts London (UAL) and partake in the Fashion Business Semester Study Abroad Program at London College of Fashion (LCF). Continue reading

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Beyond Black and White: Colour in London 1927 footage

Incredible colour footage of 1920s London shot by an early British pioneer of film named Claude Frisse-Greene, who made a series of travelogues using the colour process his father William – a noted cinematographer – was experimenting with. It’s like a beautifully dusty old postcard you’d find in a junk store, but moving. Continue reading

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Beyond Brazil… A year on with an unmissable opportunity!

On the 10th of January 2014 at 16.26 I pressed a button that could change my student life forever! As a mature student aged 28, it won’t be long before I will can no longer apply for opportunities given to young people (18-30). Time isn’t on my side, and in many ways, I’m feeling the … Continue reading