Transcript for the video embedded on the Abeer Alaydi (student) profile page.
[Student Abeer Alaydi walks on the University of Leeds campus with a redbrick building in the background. The name ‘Abeer Alaydi’ appears in writing on the screen.]
Abeer: My name is Abeer, and I am from Jordan.
[Abeer walks through a skatepark with another person who is carrying a skateboard.]
Abeer: I chose Leeds because I wanted to be able to mingle with locals and international students.
[Wide shot of the skatepark, with one person skating on the park and the other person watching.]
Abeer: But I also wanted to feel the culture and immerse myself in it.
[Abeer and another person sit on a wall in the Skatepark, laughing and smiling. The shot then changes to a view of the back of their heads.]
[Abeer sits with a group of people on the grass in a wide open grassy area, talking and smiling. There are trees in the background.]
[Abeer and the group walk along together, talking and smiling. There are trees in the background.]
Abeer: I like the fact that it's a youth environment, in which everyone is young, there's a lot of fun going around.
[Abeer smiles whilst ordering an ice cream. The seller passes Abeer a large cone with ice cream and sprinkles.]
Abeer: You never feel like an outsider. You fit in very easily and very fast.
[Abeer walks along a tree lined path, eating an ice cream and chatting to two people.]
Abeer: The University is very beautiful.
[A close up shot of Abeer holding a camera in front of her face.]
[ Various shots of the University of Leeds campus – including a redbrick building called the Great Hall and the Dreamer artwork by Quentin Bell – a levitating person outside the Great Hall, as well as green trees.]
Abeer: I would say one of the most beautiful campuses I've seen in the UK.
[A person cycles on the University of Leeds campus, past a redbrick building, with other people walking past.]
Abeer: There is a lot of things going on. The Union has a lot of societies, and the University is always alive.
[Abeer stands near a black metal structure on campus and looks up. There are University buildings in the background.]
Abeer: And there's a lot of areas in which students can sit and relax.
[Abeer sits on a bench, under a tree on campus, with trees and a university building in the background.]
Abeer: The buildings are very fascinating because they're old, but from inside they're very modern.
[Various shots of the University of Leeds campus, including the Great Hall and the Dreamer artwork by Quentin Bell – a levitating person outside the Great Hall. There are also shots of two big black metal structures - artwork called ‘Sign for Art’ by Keith Wilson, with people walking and sitting around nearby.]
[Various shots of Abeer at a plant sale on the University of Leeds campus. Abeer smiles while holding a plant and looks at it. Abeer is looking at the plant with another person. There is a row of plants in the background.]
[Abeer walks with another person, smiling. Coloured flags, trees and buildings are in the background.]
Abeer: You have all faculties, libraries, even the gym, everything is in one place, making it easy for the student to feel the vibes of being a student with other people.
[Abeer stands at a blue and cream food truck with people seated outside, near the truck.]
[Abeer chats and smiles with the food truck vendor.]
[Abeer sits with a group of people near the food truck.]
Abeer: And it's very close to the city centre as well.
Abeer: If I had to summarise my year in Leeds, I would say the most educational, informative, fruitful year of my life.
[Abeer stands, smiling at the camera, on the University of Leeds campus. There are strings of coloured flags, trees, buildings, and people walking and sitting around in the background.]
[The University of Leeds logo appears on screen, in white, on a pink background. The words ‘Think Beyond’ also appear in a capital letters. The word ‘Think’ is in a white box.]