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So, How Do You Study Food?

Sorry for the delay in writing this post. Midterms are this week, and they really put the study in study abroad. Also, I… More

Kristi S. Umbra Institute, Italy

Homestay with an Irish Family: Day 2

Allison H. February 26, 2015

17 January 2015 9:30 a.m. and my warm body snuggled into the comforts of my covers. I was so cozy that I hated to get out of bed, but also eager to eat a home cooked breakfast and begin my day with my host family. I pulled myself out of bed and prepped… More

Welcome to Otago

Emma L. February 25, 2015

It's night, the stars are out, and a bonfire is burning wildly in the middle of the road. Green shards of glass from smashed bottles are strewn about the flames. Through a thick column of smoke, you can see that the entire street is filled with a mosh… More

Roma: A Weekend in a Dream

Yasaman K. February 25, 2015

*Cue Dean Martin’s “On an Evening in Roma”* Buongiorno! Well this weekend was probably one of the best weekends that I’ve had since I got here, and this was for many unexpected reasons. To start, this weekend that was intended to be a two-person trip… More

Canterbury Welcome: Settling into my New Zealand Home

Meredith W. February 24, 2015

As I reflect on my time here at Canterbury so far, it astounds me that I’ve only been here for a couple of weeks! So much has already happened and I have already met such amazing people from all over the world. It seems it couldn’t have been just two… More

Homestay with an Irish Family: Day 1

Allison H. February 23, 2015

16 January 2015 This weekend, the Arcadia students were each staying in a home with an Irish family in Castlebar, Co. Mayo to truly immerse into the Irish culture. After a day spent in Adrahan with the horses of Forgotten Horses Ireland, I was running… More

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