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Saving Money in London

I need to stop spending so much money. I feel like a lot of study abroad students get into a different mindset in regard… More

Sarah Pranadjaja University of Westminster, England

Saving Money in London

Sarah Pranadjaja February 15, 2017

I need to stop spending so much money. I feel like a lot of study abroad students get into a different mindset in regard to money when they’re in a foreign country. Like many other students, I got caught up in the excitement and chaos of adjusting to… More

Quick Packing Tips While I’m Still Packing

Laura Yang January 19, 2017

Enrollment? Check. Health Insurance? Check. Passport? Check. Student Visa? Check. Luggage? Well, that’s what’s left for me to do, but no worries - I still have about two weeks to pack my stuff before departing the country. My only problem now is to figure… More

An Introvert’s Guide to Your First Week Abroad

Hayley Graffunder January 14, 2017

The morning I left for Edinburgh, I woke up trying to savor my last few moments of total peace and quiet in my bed at home. I expected that air travel, orientation, and moving into my new flat were going to be exhausting for this introvert (Spoiler alert:… More

How To Pack for the Worst-Case Scenario

Hannah Humke January 13, 2017

Going to a different country to study abroad for a full semester brings many excitements and anxieties. The largest anxiety for me was packing away my life for four months into two bags and a carry on; or so I thought. After looking up multiple YouTube… More

Seven Tips for Spending Five Months Abroad

Kristen Swantek December 2, 2016

The Departure Date for my program is quickly approaching. (41 days as of 11/30. Not that I’m counting or anything). Despite having to finish the rest of my fall semester, survive the battle ground that is finals, and write about 100 papers all before… More

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