University College London, England
Hi! My name is Andrew Zessar, and I hail from Highland Park, IL, a suburb of Chicago, objectively the greatest city on Earth. I’m a junior at Northwestern University, where I study Econ, Math, and Creative Writing, and I’m so excited to spend my fall at University College London. Simply put, I’m anti-napping, and I love activities (a la Brennan Huff and Dale Doback): tennis, basketball, running, exploring, etc. I figure I’ll just sleep when I’m dead. Some of my life-long goals include publishing a book, appearing on Jeopardy!, and completing an Ironman Triathlon (not necessarily simultaneously).
So far on my three-month journey, I’ve been to four different countries with three more destinations to go, and since I have an hour to kill in the Venice Marco Polo airport, I decided that it’s time to announce my Study Abroad Midseason Awards. So, ladies… More
Okay, I’ll cut right to the chase. I haven’t been the most diligent with my posts as of late, so this is the inaugural Andrew-Gets-His-[Stuff]-Together blog post. This promise is especially binding because as of two days ago, I am now twenty-one years… More
I’m writing to you on my bottom bunk, baggy-eyed, runny-nosed, and sore-throated. To top it all off, I’m rocking a pretty mean five o’clock shadow (eleven o’clock shadow Greenwich Mean Time). Though I can’t completely recognize my reflection, I wouldn… More