Hi, I'm Virginia, Ginny for short! My home school in the U.S. is Indiana University, but the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, where I'm spending my fall 2021 semester, is my dream school. Becoming a student blogger offers me the opportunity of reflection and growth, which so many overlook as an integral part of doing something like packing up and flying overseas for 3 months. It's easy to get swept away (especially in a place like Scotland!), so I hope you'll get swept away with me, into the heart of Glasgow city, the vast expanse of the highlands, and all the falling and soaring that comes with being alone in a new place. I can't wait to get started!
"I'm finally here in Glasgow and this still doesn't feel like real life." That's what I told my parents on the phone the night before my taxi ride to Base Glasgow, where I'll be staying for my long-awaited semester studying voice performance at the Royal… More