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The air was crisp and thin as I joined my friends sixty-seven meters above ground at the top of the William Wallace monument… More

Erica S. University of Aberdeen, Scotland

Settling In

Rebecca SJ. January 19, 2017

Fàilte gu Alba! It is exactly one week since I moved into accommodation and officially began my life in Edinburgh, and I have loved every minute of it so far. I was initially hesitant about my room’s bright red curtains, red striped carpet and bright… More

Convergence / Divergence

Alex C. January 17, 2017

Bottleneck: A term for a place where the size of some sort of vessel reduces drastically, only letting through a few small particles, rather than the full system of floating debris that occupied the larger previous space. Beginning a journey in another… More

Serendipity

Erica S. January 16, 2017

The air was crisp and thin as I joined my friends sixty-seven meters above ground at the top of the William Wallace monument—though after hiking a steep incline to get to the monument and then climbing more than 250 stairs, I may have just been out of… More

Exploring Outside of London

Amanda P. January 16, 2017

I arrived to the UK about 5 days before my program move in date and decided to stay with my family who lives in Romsey, a small town a few hours outside of London. My two friends and I had the opportunity to visit Southampton, Stonehenge, Corfe Castle… More

Getting Ready

Laina H. January 15, 2017

Before going abroad, nerves overwhelm your mind and body. All the “what ifs” cross your mind and uncertainty definitely is prominent. For me, I am both excited and nervous to spend 4 months without any of the important people in my everyday life. Now… More

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