Living as an Italian in Bournemouth

Being away from home didn’t keep Italian current student, Diana, from pizza & pasta. On her vlog she explains how she manages to keep up of her home county food traditions, and also talks about the weather in Bournemouth and travel opportunities. By Diana Pelino, Italy, BA (Hons) Computer Animation and Design, 2017/18  

Extra help outside class

Find out from Diana, current student from Italy, about several academic support services offered at BU, such as Peer Assisted Learning, Academic Adviser and Learning Development Team. By Diana Pelino, Italy, BA (Hons) Computer Animation and Design, 2017/18

Studying in the UK vs in Brazil

MA 3D Computer Animation student, Kamila Bianchi, shares her experience with studying in the UK and how it compares with studying in her country, Brazil. My first thought when comparing studying in Brazil with the UK was that here (in the UK) you have to dedicate a lot more time to your studies than back… Read more »

Watching films and training the mind

I am Kamila Bianchi studying a master’s in 3D Computer Animation here at BU. When I arrived at BU I attended the Fresher’s Fair and joined the Film Society straightaway. After a while, I discovered the Meditation Society on Facebook and decided to join them as well. Help with concentration and focus I never meditated… Read more »

Uncovering Bournemouth’s cultural treasures

Hi! I’m Ella Aaltonen from Finland and I’m currently studying Computer Animation Art and Design in Bournemouth. Bournemouth is a very convenient location – only a two-hour train ride away from London and its many galleries and theatres. However, you don’t need to travel to London for a taste of cultural life…Bournemouth has plenty to… Read more »

There is a place for everyone at the Chaplaincy

I’m Ella Aaltonen and I have been studying Computer Animation Art and Design at Bournemouth University since September 2017. The multi-faith Chaplaincy is located on both campuses, but I’m mostly familiar with the one in Talbot House on the Talbot Campus. It’s in the same house as the medical centre and music rooms — just… Read more »