Queensland University of Technology, Australia
G'day mate! I’m Anne and I’ll be spending “fall quarter” (it’s really Semester 2 in the Winter) of junior year studying at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia (QUT. Aussies shorten everything). [Insert usual boring info: Electrical Engineer and Music double major from Santa Clara University, CA. Hometown = Mountain View, CA] I’m excited and nervous for the 132-day adventure abroad, and I hope you get glimpses of me living, learning, and loving in this brand new environment.
Just came back from an Arcadia weekend excursion at Straddie (North Stradbroke Island) with other US students studying abroad through the same program. It was interesting hanging out with Americans again; I’m not sure what to say. Straddie is an island… More
Blessings are free, but when they cost no money it seems even more undeserved. Today I went to Tangalooma on Moreton Island for free (a friend won a voucher with Backpacks World Travel but couldn’t use it before it expired, so gave the voucher to me)… More
This is much belated because I’ve been busy doing assignments (and procrastinating, not going to lie). I don’t think I’ve procrastinated so much in my entire college career. But then again, I’ve never had so much time to do assignments anyway. I had three… More
AHHHH just came back from Surfer’s Paradise in Gold Coast and it is SO BEAUTIFUL!!! You know how the postcards of San Francisco are photoshopped to make the colours really bright, where the Golden Gate Bridge is bright red, the sky is blue, and it’s sunny… More
What is the probability that two people (in a Uni with 50k students) have 2/4 of the same classes? The probability is probably higher than expected, actually, but anyway, you guessed it. Last week during MXB241(Probability and Stochastic Modeling II)… More