London Calling

One year ago, I realized London was calling me.  I had been attending study abroad informational meetings and receptions at the University of Florida and was seriously considering where I wanted to study.  In the end, it was London.  I have no regrets about my decision and can honestly say that the goals I set … More London Calling

Wales Adventure Weekend

Hello again from London! When I first began to write about my experiences with FIE and study abroad, I set some personal goals.  I’ve surprised myself with my new confidence and my ability to navigate large cities with different languages, to try new foods and activities, often by myself, and to feel comfortable making decisions. … More Wales Adventure Weekend

London Eye

Hello again! This week I had another opportunity to join FIE for an extra-curricular event.  During my time here in London, The Foundation offered three different chances to take a ride on the famous London Eye.  I went on a Tuesday night at 17:00 and had a much needed break from studying for finals. The … More London Eye

Leicester: World Religions and Multiculturalism Study Tour

Hello once again from England! By now you know that FIE is very interested in educating students about the United Kingdom through travel.  This past weekend I had the opportunity to participate in an optional study tour to the East Midlands city of Leicester.  This tour was offered to students who were enrolled in the ‘Islam’ … More Leicester: World Religions and Multiculturalism Study Tour