Time is a concept rarely taken seriously when we’re young because we feel as if we have so much of it. Only when we don’t want something to end does mortality start to make sense and suddenly its all we can think about. Each absence between blog posts… More
Over the past four months, I’ve gotten a chance to see and understand a different part of Chile that isn’t quite visible on the surface.
In my classes at PUCV, I’ve learned a lot about the history of Chile, and specifically about the time of the dictatorship… More
Last night, I went to a meeting for the Tae Kwon Do club at Aberdeen. I learned to do a 180-kick, and how to get out of a wrist grab and a choke. But that’s not what this blog post is about.
At the end when everyone was putting their coats on to go home… More
As it happens, the stereotype that Americans are the most gun-happy people in the world is false. In fact, the people at the University of Aberdeen Rifle Club were surprised to hear that American Universities generally don’t allow any kind of guns or… More
By Jonny S., Museum Studies Internship Program, Scotland
Last Saturday, friends and I went out for a picnic in a park near our apartments, which was actually really nice. We just sat around and relaxed. That is, until it rained of course. Later that… More