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Six Weeks, Six New Adventures

It feels like just yesterday I just landed in the Dublin airport, a little delusional and confused, walking through customs… More

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Six Weeks, Six New Adventures

JayLeen Murray February 21, 2017

It feels like just yesterday I just landed in the Dublin airport, a little delusional and confused, walking through customs. Six weeks later and as settled into my new home as I’m going to get, it’s starting to sink in just how quickly time is passing… More

A Home Away From Home

Erin Scanlan February 14, 2017

One of the many great things about the Arcadia program in Ireland is that you get to stay with an Irish family for a weekend, which is called a homestay.  It was one of the things I was most looking forward to during my time in Ireland, and I was not… More

Freedom is a Heck of a Drug

Katie Thompson-Taylor February 1, 2017

It's hard to believe that I'm already in my third week of studying abroad in Cork. It feels like no time has gone by at all, but also like I've been here for as long as I can remember. Looking back on my fear of leaving my friends and family back in the… More

Serendipity

Erica Salowe January 16, 2017

The air was crisp and thin as I joined my friends sixty-seven meters above ground at the top of the William Wallace monument—though after hiking a steep incline to get to the monument and then climbing more than 250 stairs, I may have just been out of… More

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