the Spouses & Partners blog

November 3, 2021
As part of our 50th year celebration, we invite you to learn more about MS&PC's history by exploring archival materials from the 70s, 80s, and...
January 17, 2019
By: Virginia  Hi! My name is Virginia and for the past 17 years I’ve been an expat. My expat life started soon after graduating from University back in my hometown in Venezuela, when I was offered an international position for an Oil Service Company in Scotland, and without much hesitation I packed...
January 11, 2019
by Camila Nascimento, MS&PC member I had just arrived in Cambridge and my English was my main concern.  I was terrified and remained quiet most of the time. I felt very bad and I cried many times. All that I wanted was to go back home. Communication is a big issue to me. I’m a speech therapist...
November 20, 2018
Compiled by Gaya Aleksanyan, Imogen Doddridge, Miyuki Ota, Jennifer Recklet Tassi, and Sylvie To help our members stay warm, we collected winter clothing tips from our MS&PC experts. Tips on selecting winter clothing: Miyuki Ota Try long underwear. Take a look at Uniqlo (a Japanese clothing...