Academic

Gabriela’s Summer Internship: Working in Deaf Action in Edinburgh
GLOCAL V Gabriela shared her summer internship experience working in Deaf Action, and how she has understood the organisation's impact on society.
#GLOCALCareers: Working as a Graduate Trainee (IT, Digital & Strategy)
GLOCAL alumna Jeen shared her work experience as a Graduate Trainee (IT, Digital & Strategy) at Bosch Siemens Home Appliances (BSH).
Ciclo is evolving: The story of one student’s social enterprise
Being part of GLOCAL has helped me to rethink what I am doing with the social business I started in January 2019. So far, Ciclo has survived three years of pandemic, …
#GLOCALCareers: Working as a Creative Copywriter
GLOCAL alumnus Pierce talks about his experience working as a creative copywriter sharing some tips to find a job in the creative industry.
#GLOCALCareers: Working as a PhD Researcher at Maastricht University
GLOCAL alumnus Milan shared his experience working as a PhD Researcher, researching on employability and career preparedness of Dutch university graduates.
#GLOCALCareers: Working as a Social Entrepreneur & Community Engagement Manager
GLOCAL alumna Yu-Po shared her experience as a social entrepreneur supporting local businesses in Taiwan to implement sustainable strategies.
#GLOCALCareers: Working as a Climate Activist and Finance Manager
GLOCAL alumnus Daniel shared his experience working as a climate activist and project manager after his GLOCAL studies.
Multicultural Summer Camp – An Inspiring Experience Working in the Education Sector
GLOCAL student Natasha worked as an activity leader at an international summer camp, fulfilling her dream of working in the education sector.
#GLOCALCareers: Working as a Software Engineer at JP Morgan
In the second article of the GLOCAL career series, GLOCAL alumna Iris shared her career experience as a software engineer at JP Morgan!
#GLOCALCareers: Working as a Senior Manager, User Research and Insight
GLOCAL alumna Kanya shared her experience working in market research and customer insight after her GLOCAL studies.
From theory to practice – my summer internship at the German Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Bucharest
Do you know the feeling ? You learn countless theories in your studies and want to find out how they manifest themselves in reality. With this article I want to show …
#GLOCALCareers: The Ultimate GLOCAL Job-hunting Guide
The “GLOCAL Careers” series provides thorough information about job-hunting after GLOCAL and share the job experiences of GLOCAL alumni.
Volunteering at the European Blockchain Convention
Evelina and Szutung joined the European Blockchain Convention as volunteers, and it has been a tiring but rewarding volunteering experience in their GLOCAL Barcelona semester!
GLOCAL Students Working as Interns
GLOCAL V students can work as interns or take volunteer jobs during the first and second semesters at the University of Barcelona and the University of Glasgow.
Balancing School and Work
During my first year of the GLOCAL program, I had a remote, part-time job to help me out with my expenses. There were certainly benefits to working while studying — like …
“Give peas a chance”
Meat from plants – what seems impossible to many is made true by the Swiss foodtech start-up Planted with its plant-based meat analogues. As part of the course "Companies in Emerging …
GLOCAL Careers #4
This edition of GLOCAL Careers was originally published in the GLOCAL Alumni newsletter on December 10th, 2020. ­ The GLOCAL Careers series investigates what it takes to work in different sectors …
GLOCAL Careers #3
This edition of GLOCAL Careers was originally published in the GLOCAL Alumni newsletter on September 11th, 2020. The GLOCAL Careers series investigates what it takes to work in different sectors relevant …
GLOCAL Careers #1
This edition of GLOCAL Careers was originally published in the GLOCAL Alumni newsletter on March 14, 2020. The GLOCAL Careers series investigates what it takes to work in different sectors relevant …
GLOCAL Careers #2
This edition of GLOCAL Careers was originally published in the GLOCAL Alumni newsletter on May 22nd, 2020. The GLOCAL Careers series investigates what it takes to work in different sectors relevant to the programme. …