Navigating another culture while being true to yourself

me at the El Gato de Botero Traveling has always been a dream of mine since I was a kid. Unfortunately, my socioeconomic background never fully supported the financial stability an individual needs to have in order to travel abroad. For the past few months, I have been fortunate enough to study abroad in Dublin, … More Navigating another culture while being true to yourself

Fall Break!

This week was the fall break that we’ve all been looking forward to. Fall break consists of one week free of classes and internships. The majority of students decided to utilize this time to travel, and so did I. Choosing a destination was easy, I’d always wanted to visit Italy, and I knew there was … More Fall Break!

Takeaway from Edinburgh: The rain doesn’t stop the sounds of bagpipes

When one of my instructors mentioned the word “midterm” I was baffled. Midterm can’t be approaching? I just got here! Truth is, time is flying by and I’m doing my best to make the most of it! The week began Monday with a group presentation for my British Life & Business course. Our project consisted … More Takeaway from Edinburgh: The rain doesn’t stop the sounds of bagpipes

Northern Ireland – Conflict & The Struggle for Peace

Following a long day of classes on Monday with Professor Arthur preparing us for Northern Ireland we said our goodbye’s to Dublin and our wonderful Student Life Assistant Sarah. Early the next morning we made our way to Derry/Londonderry for a full day of tours and experiential learning with our other assistant Ruby. We first … More Northern Ireland – Conflict & The Struggle for Peace