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Possible Pre-Christmas Lockdown for English Universities
As part of a promise to ensure students can return home this Christmas, ministers are preparing plans to place universities in England in lockdown for two weeks with students told to remain on campus and all teaching to be carried out online.
How to be Eco-Friendly at University
Send My Bag have put together this blog with simple ways that you can act and stay eco-friendly as a student at university.
Hundreds of Thousands Airline Jobs at Risk
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has warned that hundreds of thousands of jobs within the aviation industry are at risk without more state aid.
Most Affordable Student Areas in the UK
Affordability is a key thing to consider at university when you are living in student accommodation and have the joy of paying rent and bills. For this reason, students love bargains. Whether it’s drink deals at bars, cheap places to eat or discount on things like the cinema.
The Reasons to Still Study Abroad in 2020
Send My Bag has put together the top reasons you should still study abroad in 2020. Underlying each of these reasons is the fact that studying abroad will be one of the best experiences that you can have at university.
Ryanair Warns of Potential Winter Base Closures
An internal memo seen by Ryanair pilots and crew has warned of possible base closures at Cork and Shannon in the winter season should the Irish government fail to adopt the EU’s ‘traffic light system’ for air travel from October.
Send My Bag Releases USA Expat Index
Following the launch of our UK expat index, we have also researched the top destinations for US expats and ranked them according to the same liveability scale.
Send My Bag USA ‘Expat Index’ Results
Now, we have compiled results from our USA Expat Index research and in the same way as our UK results blog, we have ranked these ten destinations in terms of ‘liveability’.
Will International Students Return to Australia by Christmas?
The South Australian government is allegedly in the final phases of sorting out the logistics of a pilot programme that would bring 300 international students back to South Australia.
Students Return to Socially Distant Universities
Students up and down the UK are preparing to return to university over the next few weeks. However, this year will be like no other with coronavirus restrictions meaning many institutions will be swapping lecture theatres for online classes this semester.
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Student House Hunting Tips During COVID-19
Besides all of the fun and games that a shared house can bring, there are also some boring adult things to do. Firstly, the process of finding and successfully getting a house, then things like picking rooms, setting up Wi-Fi, electricity, TV, splitting bills and so on. There’s also the small matter of staying safe and acting responsibly, especially in light of the current situation.
Top Tips for being a Productive Student
Productivity at University is a challenge when you also want to enjoy your student days, having spontaneous nights out during the week, having a day out with friends or binge-watching Netflix all day when you have no seminars or lectures. Send My Bag have included our top tips for being productive at University, so that you can do what is needed done and still enjoy the fun part of University!
Face Coverings Mandatory at Ulster University
Staff and students at Ulster University (UU) in Northern Ireland will have to wear face coverings in lectures and classes when the 2020/21 academic year begins on 21 September.