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Arrival: Host Country & Cultural Immersion

Germany: Arrival: “Cultural Immersion” by Elizabeth Moorhead

Cultural Immersion   With only 5 more weeks in the program, it’s high time to reflect on the experience thus far. Although there are not many posts here, I am writing consistently in a travel journal, and will post entries… Continue Reading →

The Netherlands: Arrival: “Culture Shock and Other Things” by Ellis Thomson

Culture Shock and Other Things thomsoe2 on November 16, 2017 This entry shall BRIEFLY cover a few topics. I am not messing around here. I’ve written this flippin entry TWICE and forgot to save it TWICE. I poured my heart… Continue Reading →

Italy: Arrival: “Arrival – Reggio Emilia, Italy” by Carissa Loft

Arrival – Reggio Emilia, Italy Honestly, it’s taken me a while to sit down and write this post because I’ve been thinking about how I want to share my experiences, and it’s taken me some time to integrate my feelings… Continue Reading →

France: Arrival: “Settling In” by Brenna Roach

Settling In Today marks my third day officially living in Lyon, and my fourth day since leaving the United States; and let me tell you, it has been a rocky first few days. I’ve gotten lost, had to walk through… Continue Reading →

Spain: Arrival: “La Llegada a Madrid” by Alexis Mathews

La Llegada a Madrid I have been in Madrid for a little over three weeks by now. I still haven’t quite adjusted to the heat yet and the fast pace of life but I am finding a sense of rhythm… Continue Reading →

Spain: Arrival: “When in Spain, just chill out” by Liza Alter

When in Spain, just chill out It’s been 17 days since I arrived in a bus to Granada, my body full of sleep and my mind full of the chatter of strangers. The world looked blue out of the tinted… Continue Reading →

Cuba: Arrival: “Seeing the Sights, Classes, & Hurricane Irma” by Questen Inghram

questeninghram.wordpress.com Seeing the sights, classes (briefly), and Hurricane Irma: Arriving in Havana September 23, 2017Questen My flight between Miami International Airport and Jose Martí International Airport had to be booked through a charter company, which gave rise in my head to… Continue Reading →

France: Arrival: “Home Sweet Home in Grenoble” by Libby Babb

Home Sweet Home in Grenoble Well, here I am! I arrived in Grenoble, France a little over a week and a half ago, and what an adventure it’s been already. To start out, I’d like to say that jet lag is… Continue Reading →

Italy: Arrival: “Hello Florence it’s Beka” by Rebeka Carr

https://helloflorenceitsbeka.tumblr.com/post/162482137516/7117-getting-over-my-jet-lag-and-really-seeing

Ireland: Arrival: “Maynooth: Home Sweet Home” by Mikayla Monroe

Maynooth: Home Sweet Home   I am having such as amazing time in Ireland, I honestly don’t know what to talk about first! Maynooth, where I’m based at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth, is such a cute college and commuter… Continue Reading →

France: Arrival: “Bienvenue en France!” by Sebastian Zgirski

Bienvenue en France!   I have been in France for almost two weeks now, and  I’ve had the time of my life. In the short two weeks that I have been here, I have already experienced so much and tried… Continue Reading →

South Africa: Arrival: ” One week in!” by Daria Gausman

https://darigoestoafrica.wordpress.com/ One week in!  June 23, 2017 My walk to class across campus one morning this week (featuring Charlie) I have now been in Stellenbosch for an entire week! The first few days were a blur of unpacking, figuring out… Continue Reading →

Denmark: Arrival: “Summer in Copenhagen” by Megan Dale

https://juneincopenhagen.tumblr.com/   I have now been in Copenhagen for about 2 ½ days now and I have never felt so comfortable in a new place so fast. The Danes have been so welcoming (in there own, uniquely Danish way, but… Continue Reading →

Germany: Arrival: “Week 1” by Joyia Squires

Week 1 Was bedeutet das? One of the several reasons I am studying a language in another country is to experience all of the struggles that come with being an international student so that I might be better equipped to… Continue Reading →

South Korea: Arrival: “It’s a New Week!” by Allison Ogle

http://boldnewadventures.weebly.com/   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 →

South Korea: Arrival: “Personal Space” by Allison Ogle

http://boldnewadventures.weebly.com/   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 →

South Korea: Arrival: “It’s Been Two Weeks!” by Allison Ogle

http://boldnewadventures.weebly.com/   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 →

Tanzania: Arrival: “First Impressions” by Tara J Quattrone

http://taraspostcards.blogspot.ca/2017/02/ 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 next… Continue Reading →

Israel: Arrival: “And so it begins…” by Maytal Abramson

http://maytalabramson.wixsite.com/blog/single-post/2017/02/05/Alas-My-program-has-begun   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… Continue Reading →

Thailand: Arrival: “Greetings from Thailand” by 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 →

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