Hi my name is Husnain, I am 17 and I study at Institut Puig Castellar. I am from Pakistan but I came to Spain 4 years ago with my family, I came to Spain for a better future. In Pakistan I studied from nursery to 6th class. Then I came to Spain which was a very different place for me. Continue reading “Husnain”
I like people to call me Nik, I don’t really like my name too much: Nicolas.
I spend nine hours in high school every day between class and practices. It doesn’t leave me much time for myself but is an exiting challenge. An interesting thing about me is I have participated in the Sant Jordi contest at Spanish prose. Continue reading “Nik”
Hello, I’m Orxi. I’m 20 years old and I study Business and Administration in Puig Castellar. The classes start at 4 PM so I have enough time in the morning to study and work. I used to wake up at 9 AM every day to do my internship in a consultancy. I really liked the experience because it was the first time that I had worked in a firm. Everything was really serious in a way, but my coworkers were great people that taught me a lot of stuff about my education and about the actual work. Continue reading “Orxi”
Nobody ever said to me that teaching was going to be an easy job. In fact, during my training two years ago over half of my peers decided to jump ship and swim to safety in what I can only assume was clear water towards another career. The sharks, in fact, were already on board, chomping at my heels rather than infesting the surrounding water and picking off my scaredy peers. And so two years later, into my third year of teaching, I’m still aboard the profession, although I must admit that on occasions, like the poet Stevie Smith pre-empted, I’m not waving but drowning. Continue reading “052059”
I was dreading college the week before the summer break ended partly because I was nervous about being surrounded by new people but also because I’m not a morning person! I was worried that people wouldn’t want to talk to me but I was very wrong. Continue reading “My First Half Term”
Hi, I’m Danni and I’m studying A Levels at Halesowen College. I decided to take English Literature, Creative Writing and Psychology mainly because I have a passion for studying English and writing. I also just find Psychology fascinating. I’m not sure what I want to do as a career but I do want to go to university. So I thought it was best to study courses I’d enjoy. I really like college, I definitely prefer it to high school anyway. Continue reading “078931”
Hello my name is Obri, I am 19 years old and I study A Levels at Halesowen College. I am studying Psychology, Philosophy and Spanish. Before this I studied Professional Cookery in another college. I am now a qualified chef and this has allowed me to work part-time in various restaurants. Continue reading “053556”