How was Abroad?

By: Kiley Pratt Nantes - French Language Immersion & Area Studies I’m sitting in the Charles de Gaulle airport after a 5am car share out of Nantes because all of the trains were shut down due to the strikes (again). My flight doesn’t leave until 8:10pm tonight, which you think would give me some time …

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Accepting our Imperfections!

By: Marjorie Grace Keller After being fined on the metro in Budapest for having the wrong ticket, and handing over practically all of my cash intended for the weekend, I felt as if my entire trip had been ruined just three hours after arriving in Hungary. Traveling to a foreign country comes with culture shock. And …

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Integrating Chinese Apps into my Daily Life in Shanghi!

By: Alexandra Kelley As many of you may know, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Google, and other American sites are blocked in China. Before starting my semester abroad in Shanghai I was worried about not being able to communicate with friends via conventional social media sites, however, now that I’m here I have truly embraced Chinese …

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Global Nosh – Check it out!

The website Global Nosh was created by three Digital Marketing students: Cameron Chlavin, Emily Kastner, and Kati Snively. The development of the website was inspired by the love of food and passion for travel. Constantly searching for a high quality meal or ideal prices leads to complications when choosing where to dine: we help guide …

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5 Must Know Websites for Every Traveler

If you dont use these websites as a traveler, you are spending more money then you need to.  1. Skyscanner – This is the key to finding the cheapest flights! Skyscanner is extremely user-friendly and allows you to look at flexible dates and locations. My favorite feature is that you can add your start location and it …

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Life in Wollongong, Australia 27/2/17

By Shannon McElroy Hello hello! Greetings from First Day of Uni! I am sitting at a little café on campus with my friend Molly before we attend our ~first~ class of study abroad. I’m feeling quite blissful, as it is comfortably overcast (perfect for reading a laptop screen outside) and I’ve just ordered an iced coffee, …

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