Student Experience

A Thai in the Toon

BY SURANGNUT, REPOSTED FROM PGCAFE Being almost 6,000 miles away from home it is so difficult to imagine “how is my life going to be?” This is the longest alone trip of my life – from Bangkok, Thailand to Newcastle upon Tyne. I kept thinking about the choice I had made. I had to quit my…
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Student Experience

“And what do you do for Christmas?”

Time flies… It seems like yesterday when we came back to school for induction week and now it is already Christmas in a couple days!!! For most people, Christmas is the time of year when the whole family gets together to enjoy some time together. They just eat, talk, play games, watch movies, go to…
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Student Experience

5 Reasons Why You Should Become a Business Champion

My name’s Cassandra and I was one of the thirteen Business Champions from the year 2015/2016. Being a Business Champion was one of the most rewarding experiences I had at university. Business Champions act as student ambassadors for the Business School and support the Marketing and Communications team on various activities. It is a varying role that I think everyone should apply…
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Global Experience Opportunity

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First arrivals: two lost girls from Colombia. Interestingly, these two Colombians (Andrea and Isabella), both study business at Boston University, yet only met because of this internship. We both arrived early Friday morning and headed to our accommodations right next to the Newcastle University Business School, or as we later learned, “NUBS”. Even though we…
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