Arriving in Ottawa To be completely honest, I knew next to nothing about Ottawa before I got accepted to study at uOttawa on exchange. From hearing things about Ottawa … Continue Reading University of Ottawa, Canada
Here is my reflection on my 2018 UTS global exchange experience at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada. I left my hometown, Sydney beginning of January 2018 and I am now writing … Continue Reading Ryerson University, Canada
Life on Global Exchange has been full on since arriving 2 months ago. Despite the countless information sessions, describing the exchange experience can do it no justice. Strangely enough, Toronto … Continue Reading Ryerson University, Canada
I’ve been in Canada for two months now and its fantastic. Upon arriving here, the distinct feelings I had were “It’s cold!” and “Actually, no, its freezing!” Quite a change … Continue Reading Ryerson University, Canada
After a month of making my way through Europe, I have finally reached Ottawa, Canada. Although this wasn’t the conventional route to my exchange destination, the few weeks I spent … Continue Reading The Journey to Ottawa
Today on 3rd September, I’ve reached three milestones: Finishing the 1st week of classes at HEC Montréal. Reached the end of the 2nd week since arriving in Montréal. It’s been … Continue Reading Bonjour de Montréal!
The start of semester is almost here, a fact I’ve been happy to avoid thinking about during my month of travelling en route to Toronto. Going on exchange has … Continue Reading Living the Canadian Dream
Winter is very different as you could imagine in comparison to a winter season in Australia. Before I arrived in Montréal I spent two days in Toronto to visit some … Continue Reading A snowy Montréal
Ryerson University, a technical focused institution in the heart of downtown Toronto, just down the road from the prestigious University of Toronto. It has a whole bunch of brutalist style … Continue Reading Started from the bottom (of the world) now we’re here
It has been just over 3 weeks since I left Australia and all the comforts of home. I have been living out of a suitcase, particularly as I traveled from … Continue Reading The Bald Eagle and the Maple Leaf
Montreal reminds me of a slightly larger sized Melbourne. With its cool hipster streets, arts and comedy culture, I kind of feel like I’m home. Little cool eateries are scattered … Continue Reading Montreal
If there’s any advice I can give to a future exchange student, it’s to arrive in your new city early – at least 2 weeks before the semester starts I’d … Continue Reading Toronto, Canada
I never would have thought that the first time I would be living out of home would be so far from my family and friends, yet here I am writing … Continue Reading Hello From the Other Side
My journey to Canada started a few years ago with a dream to one-day return to the USA, a country I once called my home. Time passed with no magical … Continue Reading The University of Where?
Leaving my family at the airport seems almost a distant memory after just two weeks in Toronto. Traveling to a foreign city can be daunting, and I left feeling completely … Continue Reading Hello Toronto!
The past four months have undoubtedly been the best times of my life. Going on exchange provided me with an adventure I could never have even imagined having before. I … Continue Reading U of Waterloo, Canada.. Eh!