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Hasta Luego, Granada

Alycia Parker is a student blogger studying at ARCADIA IN GRANADA, SPAIN The semester I had in Granada was incredible. I… More

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Hasta Luego, Granada

Alycia Parker January 3, 2019

Alycia Parker is a student blogger studying at ARCADIA IN GRANADA, SPAIN The semester I had in Granada was incredible. I had an amazing time-- I met people from across the US and Europe, I made best friends, and unexpectedly, I learned a lot more Spanish… More

Mom’s European Vacation

Alycia Parker December 23, 2018

Alycia Parker is a student blogger studying at Arcadia in Granada, Spain I apologize for not writing for so long! My mom came to visit me in the middle of November, and since then I have been super busy with classes, exams and trying to make the most… More

Morocco, a Reflection on Global Migrations

Alycia Parker November 16, 2018

What often strikes me as problematic in thinking about migrations, is how it is entirely controlled by how your physical characteristics are policed by authority figures. Within this policing in particular, historical systems of racial hierarchy rear… More

Tapping to the Rhythm of Flamenco

Alycia Parker October 30, 2018

Before I arrived in Granada, I had heard from various people I talked to who had visited Andalucía, that flamenco was a unique dance form that had strong roots in the region. I wasn’t sure what flamenco was as a dance style, but I looked it up last spring… More

Peeling the Layers of a Culture

Diana Angel Alvarez September 14, 2018

The program has officially started! Last week I met in Madrid with Dr. Cabrera, Assistant Director of Arcadia in Granada, who welcomed us to Spain and to the Arcadia -Toledo program. We had a short but substantial tour, were spoiled with great food and… More

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