Spring Break!!!

Oh the joys of the annual exodus of college students to tourist destinations during ‘sprang brake’. I always have loved celebrating the midpoint of the semester with friends away from academics and everyday life. Being in Europe though, I will admit that my spring break was a little less of the ‘lets go to PCB […]

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Settling in

It’s been an undoubtedly challenging, yet rewarding first couple of weeks living and studying abroad. I have certainly had to come out of my comfort zone to adapt to life in Germany. Last week was the first week of class and I have to say that trying to understand directions, expectations, and rules in German […]

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Today is the day!

Alas, the day has finally arrived! I depart for Berlin tonight from Chicago O’Hare via Istanbul. Being the last minute, I am at the point where if I don’t have something packed or I have too much of something, the time has passed. Bags are packed and I’m ready to board the flight. I am […]

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