Christmas Around the World

It’s Christmaaaaaas! Well okay, it’s nearly Christmas. Whether this time of year fills you with excitement as you cover the house in fairy lights, prepare the mince pies and spend time with loved ones, or fills you with dread as you trudge around the shops, spend your...

How to convince conservative locals to accept multiculturalism?

Valerie Cheong Took summarises our 2016 April event The constant inflow of refugees into Europe has created a huge debate amongst European political leaders.  It is also one of the main reasons why UK is looking to exit the European Union. Gaining back control of its...

6 Ways to Upgrade Your Networking Skills

Valerie Cheong Took summarises our 2016 June event SIETAR UK hosted its monthly networking event last week. It is always a pleasure to attend those events to reconnect with other existing members and to meet new ones. Matthew Hill was invited to share his wealth of...

Internationalising HE – Reflections for a new academic year

As Higher Education (HE) enters a new academic year and doors are thrown open for a new intake of overseas students, plans for the next academic year are already under discussion up and down the country. This presents us with an ideal time to reflect on the challenges...