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Nick Ackers

Nick, adopted as a child from Romania, hopes the Harvard experience will help him win a place at a UK university

3weeks later!!

Posted by Nick JamesThu, 9 Jul 2009

Arrival in Boston

Posted by Nick JamesMon, 22 Jun 2009

On June 13, 2009 I left for boston MA. I arrived at around 2pm Boston time. We all arrived at Harvard Square excited and looking forward to the next six weeks. The walk to Ames Hall was exhausting as we had to drag our suitcases pretty far, well it seemed like that at the time.

Meet the scholars: Nick Ackers

Posted by Nick JamesWed, 10 Jun 2009

Nick was adopted from an orphanage in Romania and, as a baby, came to live in Birmingham. Probably as a result of his start in life, he has struggled to achieve academically, though he always harboured a dream of becoming an architect.