Mindful in Morocco : Embracing the Uncomfortable | By Lexi Reich

Seek discomfort. That was one of my intentions for the new year, and after having moved  thousands of miles away to study journalism in Morocco for the next few months, I feel I’ve embodied that motto in its entirety. Transitional phases of one’s life are exciting, but often uncomfortable. The unknown can be unsettling. For …

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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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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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Touch-down in Cape Town, South Africa!

I write this from the desert sands of Namibia, far removed from the last time I blogged in Tanzania. Since then, I’ve transitioned to the beautiful city of Cape Town, South Africa. It’s been five full weeks of change, exploration, and reflection. I flew to Cape Town on July 30th. For two days, I explored …

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