Author Archives: Ruqaiya Shuaib

About Ruqaiya Shuaib

I am an international student from Nigeria in Edge Hill University, currently in the International Foundation Programme for Law.

Eye Care Away From Home 2

My last blog was on the importance of registering in the Wellbeing Center for a GP, and the available eye care in Ormskirk. For some of you who depend on seeing glasses/contact lenses, you may find it uncomfortable and stressful … Continue reading

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Eye Care away from home 1

It might be tough, especially for new students, to remember getting regular check-ups and seeing a GP when things go wrong. I have so many friends who would just rather just wait to get better, or put it off till … Continue reading

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Halls over christmas

The weather isn’t all that great, but on the brighter side, it’ll soon be Christmas . With the Christmas break fast approaching, most students are planning on travelling home. If you are an international student like me who lives about … Continue reading

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So far…

I know I haven’t blogged for a while. I have been very busy settling in and all. I just started my undergraduate degree in law, and I’m finding it very interesting. I have had just 2 seminars and I’m definitely … Continue reading

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Rounding up the IFP

We are reaching the end of the International Foundation Programme, and lately there has been a lot of work to do and assessments to complete. There has also been a lot of work going on at the University due to … Continue reading

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Stuck on Marmaris

I think I’mĀ obsessed with two things: 1. Marmaris & 2. The series: How I met Your Mother As far as Marmaris goes, things were a lot better when I didn’t know they did home delivery. It’s a really good fast … Continue reading

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Trafford Centre

A few weeks ago, we (my course mates and I… and my tutor) got to visit Trafford Centre – and I LOVED it!! There were so many shops! Okay, so the point of going there was to see the different … Continue reading

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Squirrel Reserve

I know by now it seems like all we do is go on trips, but we also have a lot of work to do as well. Last week (or so), we all went to the Squirrel Reserve in Formby. Although … Continue reading

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Manchester, Maybe?

Manchester is only about one hour away from Ormskirk by train and should take a little longer by bus. It is definitely somewhere I would like to go It has been a while since we have gone on a trip … Continue reading

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Southport in the Sun

Today, seeing that the weather was around 30 degrees, my friends and I decided to go to the Southport beach (yes, again!). It was much better this time as the temperature was a lot better and it was fairly packed … Continue reading

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