No excuses for being lazy!

Bruna Tolomeli is from Brazil and is studying MA Post Production Editing. In this vlog she introduces the several options available to students at BU who wishes to practice sports and exercise. Having a fully equipped gym and variety of fitness classes on campus, gives you no excuse for being lazy. Bruna Tolomeli, Brazil, MA… Read more »

Comfort food on a budget

Kamila Bianchi is from Brazil and is studying MA 3D Computer Animation. She always cooks healthy meals at home, but when she goes out she treats herself to some delicious comfort food. In this vlog, she explains how she eats out on a tight student budget. Kamila Bianchi, Brazil, MA 3D Computer Animation, 2017/18  

Job hunting: Brazil versus UK

Bruna Tolomeli is from Brazil and is studying MA Post Production Editing. In this vlog she explains the main differences between applying for jobs in the Brazil and in the UK, as well as how the BU Careers Services is helping her to go through this challenging process. Bruna Tolomeli, Brazil, MA Post Production Editing… Read more »

Get help with job hunting

Kamila Bianchi is from Brazil and is studying MA 3D Computer Animation. In this vlog she describes how the Careers Services at BU is helping her prepare to look for jobs once she graduates. Kamila Bianchi, Brazil, MA 3D Computer Animation, 2017/18

Life beyond the beach

I am Bruna Tolomeli from Brazil studying a Master’s in Post Production Editing here at BU since September 2017. Bournemouth is known for its beach, which is ranked as one of the best beaches in the UK, however the town has plenty of other leisure activities to offer. The Cinema Let’s start with my favourite one:… Read more »

It’s not just about the money

I am Kamila Bianchi, from Brazil! I am studying a Masters in 3D Computer Animation at BU. I initially joined the student ambassador team because I needed extra money and, as my course was really busy, I wouldn’t have been able to have a regular part-time job. However, what this opportunity has brought to me… Read more »

Helping others make an important decision

I am Bruna Tolomeli from Brazil studying a master’s in Post Production Editing here at BU since September 2017. One of the main concerns about travelling overseas to study is whether or not you will find a part-time job. I will tell you a little bit about being a student ambassador and how rewarding it is… Read more »

Overcoming the shock of my first assessment

I am Bruna Tolomeli from Brazil studying a Master’s in Post Production Editing. I have been here at BU since September 2017. Studying in a foreign country comes with various factors to which one has to adapt. Apart from having to get used to a different culture, weather and people, there are smaller factors that… Read more »

Developing your study skills in the UK

I am Bruna Tolomeli from Brazil studying MA Post Production Editing. In my opinion, study skills in Brazil are not that different from the ones in the UK, but I have noticed a few differences between them. Exams vs essays Firstly, one of the differences is the way each country assesses their students. In Brazil, I… Read more »

Part-time work opportunities are right in front of you!

I am Bruna Tolomeli from Brazil studying a Master’s in Post Production Editing. Study in England has always been my dream, but supporting myself financially whilst studying brought me a lot of anxiety, even before arriving in Bournemouth. However, all the anxiety went away when I received the confirmation that I would become a Student Ambassador for… Read more »