My first night in my dorm, a Friday night, I met one of my suite-mates and she asked me where I was from. I told her New York City, and she asked how long I traveled to get here. I told her honestly, "over 30 hours", and she remarked upon how exhausted… More
As a frugal spender, a true child of Disney, (and maybe a little help from the very recent release of the live action Jungle Book), I am very conscious of my bare necessities. If you're a first time traveler or a seasoned traveler, it never hurts to be… More
By Chamira S., Sydney Internship Program Summer, Australia
I can't believe that my time here in Australia is coming to an end. A moment I have dreamed of since freshman year has been fulfilled and I couldn't be happier. I have learned so much about Australian… More
I traveled almost two days, through multiple time zones, to get from South Africa to the USA. I am still battling jet lag. However, the worst days are over, given that I have been home for six days.
Deciding to come home to Oak Park for the summer, instead… More
(for added flair, feel free to listen to Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You” while reading this)
I’ve been home for a month now, and it’s been difficult. The first few days were great—I hadn’t eaten a Dorito or a sour gummy worm in almost a year… More