Due to the current coronavirus pandemics our daily life has changed significantly. Social distancing, limited travel and also quarantine in some cases.
Don't worry, we are here to give you some useful information and to support you.
Here are some useful links and ideas to make it easier for you to get through this time and to also to make the most of your quarantine.
Take care of yourself
Don’t neglect your physical and mental health
Moving away for university is a big transition and feeling homesick is really normal. You're definitely not the only one. You can check some advices on our webinar Homesickness as a challenge and opportunity for personal growth. Listening of part one and part two of webinar might help you get through this period.
It's totally normal to feel anxious, confused, isolated if it there is a necessity of the quarantine. Many are facing deeper crises.
Do not struggle alone
You can take appointment for Psychosocial Counselling for Students where you can discuss different things.
Work out at home
Aerobics, weight loss exercises, yoga or stretching. Whatever fits you best!
For workouts check our Sports activities Instagram. A period like this makes it even more obvious how important is good healthcare.
Whatever it is that works for you, do what it takes to care for your body and mind!
Learn a new skill
You can improve your skills in various fields. You could also start learning Slovene language. More about Slovene language courses check on Year plus, Slovene Learning Online and Centre for Slovene as a Second and Foreign Language.
Think about your study and career plans
Consider using some of your »home time« to find out more about yourself, your study plans and your career options. You can contact career counsellors and set up one-to-one virtual appointment or write an e-mail, you can explore your future study exchange options or internship possibilities abroad.These things will help you reflect on the skills you have, brainstorm skills you’d like to develop, and think about where you see yourself in the future.
Virtual Career Coaching
Set up your virtual appointment to get one-on-one advising and assistance with:
· career exploration
· internship & job search
· CV/cover letter
· interview preparation
· … and any other questions you might have.
· job-search strategies
· career plan
· written presentation
· international mobility etc.
Get in touch with us
Explore international mobility and possibilities abroad on GoinGlobal portal, the leading provider of career and employment resources, where you can find useful information regarding job and internship search, offers in over 40 countries, examples of cover letters and CVs and tips how to prepare for job interview: https://online.goinglobal.com/.
Stay in contact with your loved ones
Check in with your loved ones often. Virtual communication can help you and your loved ones feel less lonely.
Stay safe and healthy