Section in the Spotlight - ESN Uni Wien

What makes our section really special is the atmosphere of support and encouragement. (...) I got this team spirit when I joined the section and found it the most captivating. Your ideas, feedback... that’s all welcome.Read more
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Erasmus, Culture, Volunteering

Student bars in Europe for a great night out (that won’t hurt your wallet)

Enjoying a city’s nightlife is one of the key factors of studying abroad for many people, so finding the best student bars in your new city should be high on your Erasmus bucket list.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

UK’s departure from the Erasmus+ programme

The UK government’s decision to abandon the Erasmus+ programme is disappointing news for many people, but even ignoring the emotional aspect, it still strikes me as an odd, illogical choice.Read more
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Erasmus, Culture

The Art of Multitasking and Why We Can’t Give It Up

This term should sound familiar to anyone today. The prefix multi means more than one thing. Indeed, when speaking of multitasking, it’s hard to imagine an idyllic vision of a person practicing meditation. There are haters and lovers of multitasking.Read more
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Culture

Why Exploring Your Home Is The Best

We all miss travelling a lot. What if we can get the same experience without leaving our home cities?Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

Halloween Isn’t Cancelled! - Activities for a Holiday at Home

Spooky season is officially on, but 2020 has changed our habits: social distancing is a must and trick or treating, our old-time favourite activity, must be put on stand-by. But that doesn’t mean Halloween is cancelled!Read more
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Culture

Erasmus: Time to Seize Every Opportunity

Your Erasmus is about to start, and you can’t help but get more and more nervous. You have heard all of those great stories from your friends that have already been abroad, but things are different this year.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture, Education

A Love Letter to My Host University

Several obstacles nearly destroyed my chance to go on an Erasmus. When I finally arrived at my destination, I discovered that I still had a lot to learn. Read more
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Erasmus, Culture, Education

The “Good Student Meets the Real World” Phenomenon

Let’s talk about what I call the “good student meets the real world” phenomenon. You know it.. It’s when you do everything right in school, only to find that those skills that helped you succeed academically are close to useless in the real world. Read more
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Culture, Education, Employability

Visiting a City for the Second Time

You have already been in that city and you have seen the main tourist attractions, you had the chance to know the city and its main streets and squares. Now, you are somewhere in between being a tourist and being a local. Same city. A second attempt.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

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Let’s talk about what I call the “good student meets the real world” phenomenon. You know it.. It’s when you do everything right in school, only to find that those skills that helped you succeed academically are close to useless in the real world.
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You have already been in that city and you have seen the main tourist attractions, you had the chance to know the city and its main streets and squares. Now, you are somewhere in between being a tourist and being a local. Same city. A second attempt.
New year, new semester, new goals! This is the year we will be aiming to achieve something… that something can be mastering a new skill, building new good habits or leaving bad habits behind.
ESNers and students with an international mindset have something in common: the love for travel and learning about new cultures.
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Studying abroad was my number 1 motivator while applying to university. The thought of spending a semester abroad was a dream come true.
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Usually when one thinks of a university exchange, the thing that comes to mind is European countries and foreign languages.

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