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Common Buildings on Whiteknights Campus – Florencia Botta

The University of Reading has lots of faculties where students can mingle with students following the same or similar degree or career paths. However, as you walk around the Whiteknights campus, you may have noticedRead More…

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Settling into University with Societies as a postgrad student – Florencia Botta

As a postgrad student starting at UoR, I was not sure what to expect. I felt too old to take part in activities and events. However, I was wrong – during the first few weeks as a postgraduate student,Read More…

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Moving out of accommodation: International student edition

Student Engagement Ambassador, Florencia, shares advice on moving out of accommodation for students that are travelling out of the country with their possessions. Moving houses can be stressful, and dorms and sharedRead More…

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World Hunger Day 2022. What does it mean and what can I do?

Student Engagement Ambassador, Florencia, discusses some reasons underpinning food poverty and ways that we can educate ourselves and take steps towards wasting less. May 28th marks World Hunger Day 2022. This dayRead More…


Community Garden Week 2022 – What can I do? by Florencia Botta

Student Engagement Ambassador, Florencia, discusses the benefits of gardening with others and suggests ways to get involved in community gardens around Reading. Spring is starting, the days are getting longer, and flowersRead More…


My Many Christmases Around the World – Tips to Manage Christmas Away from

Our Student Engagement Ambassador, Florencia, discusses the impact of COVID-19 on her Christmas celebrations and her experience of celebrating Christmas away from her home country, Argentina, and offers advice to students whoRead More…


Postgraduate studies: Navigating university as a doctoral student by Florencia Botta

Student Engagement Ambassador, Florencia, discusses her journey as a Postgraduate student at the University of Reading and offers advice on how to navigate postgraduate studies.  Doing a doctoral degree can be veryRead More…


Hispanic Heritage Month: Celebrating Latin America’s art By: Florencia Botta

Hispanic heritage month is celebrated from September 15th to October 15th. It started in the US and was only recently adopted in some places of the UK. The circumstances are a littleRead More…