Our foreword: the Hon Lady Carmichael

In these days where one often hears of a pressure to “publish or perish” in the academic world, and of problems associated with that, it is easy to forget that the act of writing an analysis of an area of law with a view to sharing that with the wider legal community is an act…

Gimme Gimme Gimme Fika: Studying abroad in Sweden – Jade McBride

This time last year it was confirmed that was going to be studying at Lund University in Sweden for one academic year. I can safely say it’s been the most challenging but incredible experience of my life. I was initially attracted to Lund due to the variety of course choices and its ranking. The University…

Living ‘La Vie Francaise’: Studying abroad in France – Kathryn Wilson

Life in France and Cultural Integration  Moving to France is both a daunting and exciting prospect. Being constantly surrounded by non – English speakers while integrating yourself into a completely different culture can be nerve-wracking. I did an internship in Togo, a French speaking country in Western Africa before moving to Lyon, which helped keep…