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Alyssa B. Pre-Health Semester in London, England

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Alyssa B.

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Pre-Health Semester in London, England


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My name is Alyssa and I am a junior at Bucknell University. I am a Biology major with the aspiration of becoming a doctor. I have been fortunate to travel but I am really excited to call another country my home. I love to dance and hopefully will be able to find opportunities to do that while abroad. I love art and cannot wait to explore all of London’s beauty.

Refugee Research

Alyssa B. March 1, 2016

When I came to London I was looking for a volunteer opportunity. I really wanted to get a feel for the community. The things I am learning in the classroom are invaluable but the great thing about London is getting is everything you can learn from the… More

The Tower of London and Rugby

Alyssa B. February 3, 2016

Arcadia really embraces the idea of using the city as a classroom. Last Saturday they offered a free tour of the Tower of London. This was a great chance to meet up with other Arcadia students and visit one of the most historic sites along the Thames… More

Markets and Yoga

Alyssa B. January 20, 2016

Although I take 4 classes a week, I am learning 24/7. Every time I step out of my room the city provides new experiences. Last weekend I visited the Portobello Road Market with my friend Holly. This market is the world's largest antique market with over… More

Pre-Health Classes

Alyssa B. January 19, 2016

I know that everyone has been waiting for me to talk about my classes so here I go! Through my program I take two classes at the Arcadia London Center and two classes at Queen Mary University of London. These two very different learning environments go… More

Just the start!

Alyssa B. January 14, 2016

I cannot believe that it has been 2 weeks since I have arrived in London. Time has passed so quickly and it feels like home already. I have never lived in a city, so that has been a really big adjustment. I have dodged traffic, walked over 10 miles every… More

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