Today is my last day in Southampton. As you all know, I came here to do a second masters degree in Oceanography. I took a leap of faith in order to reach for my dreams: working as a marine conservationist … Continue reading Leaving Southampton Uni
The past few days I have not been active on this blog. That’s because it is deadline and exam time! I have been studying for my zooplankton exam on Tuesday this week. Nailed it and even enjoyed doing it, so … Continue reading Snapshots !
This week was boat week for our Oceanography course! We were getting accustomed to the sampling and measuring methods used by marine biologists and physical oceanographers. We were on three (!) different boats and got some lab experience as well. … Continue reading Boat week
Finally found some time to talk about the weekend Roel and Lisanne came over! We made quite a good arrangement in the house. As you can imagine it is more complicated to have two people over than one. So I … Continue reading Exciting weekend w/ Roel & Lisa
In Columns, I’ve asked friends and family to contribute to my blog, with their stories about nature. Today: Charlotte, all the way from Singapore. Hi! My name is Charlotte, a 26-year-old graduated aerospace engineer currently enjoying all the places my … Continue reading Gardens by the Bay during Mid-Autumn festival
Evelyn and I joined a beach clean-up session in Weston Shore, Southampton today! The event was organised by Surfers against sewage, Solent University, Greenpeace and Friends of Weston shore. We had good weather and we discovered a part of Southampton … Continue reading Beach clean-up
This week was the best week so far. Most of the students have moved into their halls (flats) and some have started lectures already. The halls are crowded and lively. I like it. Still missing two flatmates though haha. Tomorrow … Continue reading Life here has finally started!