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The End of an Era

On November 26, 2016, I woke up in Santiago de Cuba, the city where the Cuban Revolution began. Just the day before I was… More

Sarah T. University of Havana, Cuba

Seven Tips for Spending Five Months Abroad

Kristen S. December 2, 2016

The Departure Date for my program is quickly approaching. (41 days as of 11/30. Not that I’m counting or anything). Despite having to finish the rest of my fall semester, survive the battle ground that is finals, and write about 100 papers all before… More

Willkommen, American

Maggie H. December 2, 2016

My semester at the University of Edinburgh has successfully combined academic rigor with social flexibility and plenty of travel opportunities. The university prides itself in its high classroom standards, and my peers are extremely bright. However, I… More

Honey, I’m (Almost) Home

Gillian D. November 29, 2016

Preparing to Return from a Semester Abroad I was recently sitting in class, and with the semester rapidly nearing an end, we were having a discussion (or at least trying to given that we were only permitted to speak in Italian) regarding our time in… More

The End of an Era

Sarah T. November 28, 2016

On November 26, 2016, I woke up in Santiago de Cuba, the city where the Cuban Revolution began. Just the day before I was in the house where Fidel Castro and his fellow revolutionaries prepared for their attack. Just the day before I was walking through… More

A World Away

Haley D. November 16, 2016

To the people I love: I started writing this blog post about three weeks ago, and it was originally all about food. I wanted to tell people all about the amazing restaurants I have visited while traveling abroad and the delicious dishes I have eaten… More

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