California Dreaming

  The last few weeks have been tough.  For those of us who were here last term, we had finals, a short break and then straight back for summer.  For our newcomers, the last week or two have no doubt been dominated by trying to figure out room locations, textbooks, where to buy a cheap…

And We’re Back!

  Yes, it may only seem like yesterday that we were poring over our textbooks during finals week and here we are again. Our coffee may barely be cold from those long nights revising, and it’s time to do it all once more. But don’t worry! GGU’s Welcome Week is here to ease you into…

Don’t Panic!

It’s that time again…..All nighters, endless coffee runs, despondently watching your friends’ antics on social media, while you’re stuck in the library. Yes, it’s finals week! But seriously, it’s a tough time for everyone right now. You’re looking at your list of projects, presentations, exams, assessments etc and wonder how you’re going to fit it…

Voice of the Students: Katrin Eyjolfsdottir

For this week’s blog, we’re meeting with student, Katrin Eyjolfdottir, who’s in her first term at GGU. Katrin joined us from Iceland where she’d been working for a couple of years as a flight attendant on Iceland Air after completing her Bachelor’s in psychology at the University of Reykjavik. Katrin is now in the Industrial-Organizational…

Voice of the Students: Bhavin Bhanushali

This week, Bhavin Bhanushali, SGA’s Vice President (Education) shares his thoughts on why you should come to GGU and gives us tips on finding somewhere to live: He talks about the US education system:- and what the SGA does:- Finally, he gives us advice on how to enjoy the Bay Area’s Indian cuisine scene! Thank…

What Comes Next?

Work, internships, volunteering, interviews – trying to figure out how where to start, who to talk to, what needs to be done and how to do it can be overwhelming. Especially when there’s the small matter of studies and, for many of us, a day job to factor into the equation. This is where we…

Home, Sweet, Home

Due to sickness, our first student video blog has had to be put back by a couple of weeks. But that gives us a great opportunity to cover a topic currently close to our hearts – house-hunting. Now many of you live at home, with partners, parents, kids, dogs, fish etc. and don’t need to…