On Our Way Up

Sydney Parks February 11, 2019

Currently Studying at: Arcadia in Greece, Greece Homeschool: Beloit College It is the first full day of orientation, and they just pointed out a small mountain in the distance with a church at the top– Mt. Lycabettus. They gave us some maps, took our… More

Orientation: From East to West (End)

Raven Hampton September 24, 2018

Hello wonderful readers! I have returned! As you know, I have now been in London for a week and what a week it has been! Orientation has kept me pretty busy, but never fear! I’ve made sure to document it! And now sit back, relax, and enjoy my telling… More

How to Survive Orientation Abroad

Katie Coble September 10, 2018

Orientation is always stressful, but especially so when you’re at orientation for a study abroad program. Acclimating to a new city, a new language and new classmates can feel overwhelming. Your schedule is likely to be packed with activities to help… More

A Busy Introduction to New Zealand

Chloe Seletz February 20, 2018

As I sit at the gate at the airport, there are hundreds of thoughts running through my mind. I see many unknown faces surrounding me, but I know they are feeling the same way I do. The feeling of unknown, but also excitement for the many adventures we… More

The Beauty of Being a Newcomer

Sam Laughlin February 14, 2018

One of the first things I noticed when I arrived in London during my first week of orientation was how culturally diverse the city was. Yes, every city is home to various groups of non-locals from near and far, but there is something different about… More

Newer Posts Older Posts