Helena Goode is a 20 year old student studying French at the University of Leeds. She is currently doing her year abroad in Paris, France, where she is a teaching assistant in a Lycée. This is her experience of dealing with sexism in the classroom.
Zoe Taylor is studying BSc Business Management and French at the University of Surrey and is currently based in Toulouse, France where she is working as a Global Sourcing Intern at Airbus Group. In this article, she tells us why Toulouse is an amazing place to spend time abroad during your degree! To hear more about her time in France, have a look at her blog or follow her on Twitter.
Emma Young studies French and Events Management at Leeds Beckett University. She is currently spending her year abroad in France, working as a Language Assistant with the British Council. Living only ten minutes from the Chateau de Versailles, she is well qualified to tell us what it's like to live in a tourist hotspot!
Georgina Lucas studies French, Italian and European Studies at the University of Bath. She is spending the first semester of her Year Abroad in France, before moving to Trento, Italy, for the second semester. To learn more about her time abroad, check out her blog.
City University London student Craig Debrah is spending his year abroad studying Law at Université Toulouse 1 Capitole in Toulouse, France. This is his list of the 7 things he wished that he'd known before he left for Gallic shores! For more on Craig's time abroad, check out his blog or follow him on Twitter.
Nel is currently studying French and Linguistics at Toulouse II Jean Jaures on exchange from the University of Edinburgh. Having just had the scary realisation of being past the halfway point of her Erasmus year, she is keen to share words of advice for those thinking of embarking on their own year abroad adventure. To read more about her in La Ville Rose, visit her blog.
Claire Booth studied French and Spanish at the University of Exeter. Through these five photos, she sums up her Year Abroad as an Erasmus student at the Université de Savoie in Chambéry, France.
Elise Davies studies French and Spanish at Bangor University. She spent the first semester of her year abroad working as a receptionist and waitress in a youth hostel in Grenoble and is now in Seville, where she is working as an English teacher in an adult language school. Here are her thoughts on why you should do a work placement abroad and what to watch out for!
Abbie Robinson studies English and French at the University of Southampton and is spending her year abroad studying at Aix-Marseille Université in Aix-en-Provence. For more French adventures, check out her fantastically titled blog, Aix Marks the Spot.
Stephanie Barrett graduated last year from Pembroke College, Cambridge University with a degree in English and she has spent the year working as an English Language Assistant with the British Council in a primary school in Boulogne-Billancourt, just outside of Paris. Here she lets us into what it's really like as an English girl in Paris!