Student Blogs: Mid Program: Allison Ogle  My Neighborhood and a Day in My Life 4/11/2017 In Korea, there is a large population and very little space. This means that there are many apartment complexes with many floors. I live in a small apartment complex and… Continue Reading →

Student Blogs: Pre-Departure: Cheylan Harris   BEFORE I LEAVE… Before I leave for my trip, I have been researching and planning for the 3 months I will be away. I plan to travel to countries all over Europe and I image it will be… Continue Reading →

Student Blogs: Post Program: Taiya Brown

A Year Later   I often look at my Facebook feed and can’t believe that it’s been over a year since I first arrived in Seoul. It feels like only yesterday that I took hundreds of pictures with my new… Continue Reading →

Student Blogs: Mid-Program: Maytal Abramson   “A day in the life” April 7, 2017  Warning: this is a day in the life/mid-program reflection post so it is quite lengthy! A day in the life of my Israel routine. The day usually begins with waking… Continue Reading →

Student Blog: Mid Program: Mikayla Lawrence   A DAY IN THE LIFE 3/31/2017 I knew I was going to love London, but the one thing I didn’t expect from studying abroad was how nice my neighborhood was going to be, and how little I would… Continue Reading →

Student Blogs: Mid Program: Tara Quattrone   A Day in the Life Every morning for the last month and a half I have woken up in my mosquito net bunk bed to the sounds of birds as the African sun rise makes the sky around… Continue Reading →

Student Blogs: Arrival: Allison Ogle   It’s a New Week! 3/7/2017 Things here at my school are going really well! I’ve co-taught one English lesson so far and I have taught a lesson about my hometown(s). Because I am in a public Korean elementary… Continue Reading →

Student Blog: Arrival: Allison Ogle   Personal Space 3/11/2017 So, I’m learning a bit about personal space in Korean public spaces. I had read online before I came to Korea that because Korea is such a small country and there are so many people,… Continue Reading →

Student Blogs: Arrival: Allison Ogle   It’s Been Two Weeks! 3/12/2017 It has been two weeks since I arrived in Seoul. Now that I’m here, I’m really enjoying a lot of things about Seoul! Everything is really close and convenient. I have two convenience… Continue Reading →

2017 Video Contest Winner: Jacqui Silva, Mexico 2016

Jacqui Silva – WWU EdAbroad Video Contest – Winner 2017 This video is a short documentation of our time in the Tropical Marine Biological Research class, which took place in La Paz, Mexico. For one month over the summer, we… Continue Reading →

2017 Video Contest Entry: Jhomarie Sadang, Central & Eastern Europe The video contains a few clips of my trip to Central and Eastern Europe with a group of Western Students. We visited Prague, Vienna, Bratislava, and Ljubljana. I also included my weekend trip to Berlin in the video as… Continue Reading →

2017 Video Contest Entry: Madison Moore: Mongolia, 2016 In the summer of 2016, a group of WWU students and faculty went to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia to conduct research on women leaders in the culture. Our days were packed to the brim of different interviews, research, and more, and… Continue Reading →

2017 Video Contest Entry: Megan Duncan, Mongolia, 2016

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2017 Video Contest Entry: Sarah Berglin, Mexico, 2016 Although our study abroad trip was only one week, this was an incredible experience. A special thanks to Gigi Beraldi, our professor on this trip, who arranged a beautiful and educational experience for all of us. As my first… Continue Reading →

2017 Video Contest Winner: Shelby Payne: “Together with Others” Kenya, 2016

Check out my Video! “Together, with others”. This was a common phrase among our wise friends in Kochia, Kenya; a rural village in western Kenya that sat alongside Lake Victoria. “Together, With Others” speaks on the idea that we must… Continue Reading →

Student Blog: Arrival: Tara J Quattrone   First Impressions Around two weeks ago is when I was getting on the plane to come to Tanzania Africa. The first night we spent in Arusha, where I met the people I will be living with for the… Continue Reading →

Student Blog: Pre-Departure: Allison Ogle   Thoughts Before I Go 1/12/2017 1 Comment             I am so excited to go to Korea and begin my student teaching! I’m really hoping to learn a lot about the Korean language and… Continue Reading →

Student Blog: Arrival: Maytal Abramson   And so it begins… February 5, 2017 Alas! My study abroad program has officially begun and I am lovin’ it. For the first time in a while, I feel like I’m in the right place in my life. I… Continue Reading →

Student Blogs: Arrival: Alexandra Rose

Sawat de ka!   Greetings from Thailand! After falling ill last week, I have a little catching up to do with my blog. Because my study abroad is a more non-traditional internship abroad, there’s no university life to talk about…. Continue Reading →

Student Blog: Pre-Departure: Tara Quattrone Pre-Departure In two days I leave for Tanzania, Africa where I will be studying abroad for the next four months. One of my biggest draws to participate in this study abroad is my desire to travel. I want to… Continue Reading →

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