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A Trip to Ireland

It’s been a busy few weeks, in a good way. We are getting closer to exams, which means everyone is starting what I call … More

Rebecca Sather Jenkins University of Edinburgh, Scotland

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Rebecca Sather Jenkins

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University of Edinburgh, Scotland


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I'm Rebecca, a junior majoring in English and History at the University of Puget Sound. I am originally from Melbourne, Australia, and I’m super excited to study in Scotland this spring. I'm enthusiastic about tea, the countryside, rainy days, and old books, and I once cried happy tears when I saw a sloth.

A Trip to Ireland

Rebecca Sather Jenkins March 13, 2017

It’s been a busy few weeks, in a good way. We are getting closer to exams, which means everyone is starting what I call ‘library hibernation.’ This is something Scotland has in common with the US: exam preparation means the library becomes our new home… More

One Month In: New Adventures!

Rebecca Sather Jenkins February 11, 2017

I’ve been in Edinburgh now for a month, and for some reason that fact is a little scary! Of course that month has been filled to the brim with adventure and exploring, but knowing that I’m one-third of the way through classes makes me think about all… More

Settling In

Rebecca Sather Jenkins January 19, 2017

Fàilte gu Alba! It is exactly one week since I moved into accommodation and officially began my life in Edinburgh, and I have loved every minute of it so far. I was initially hesitant about my room’s bright red curtains, red striped carpet and bright… More

Thoughts Before Edinburgh

Rebecca Sather Jenkins January 2, 2017

My semester at the University of Edinburgh begins in one week. I’m beyond excited -- I have always wanted to visit Scotland, and after some travels in the UK over the Christmas period, it is nearly time to venture past that Northern Border. I have described… More