Back to Reality

Ciao a tutti, My study abroad experience was something that I will always cherish but now it is time for me to go back to reality. After my program ended I went back to my home country, Honduras. I spent Christmas with my family and had a great time seeing my friends. Being in Honduras…

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My Final days in Rome

Ciao a tutti, being abroad was one of the best experiences I’ve ever had and knowing that it was coming to an end made me sad. During the last weeks I stayed in Rome and since I had been traveling every previous weekend so it was finally time to go out and explore Rome even further….

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Struggle in Paradise

Ciao a tutti, These past days I have been having a rough time and that is why I haven’t posted. We just had fall break and it was a wonderful one but a couple of things happened that dampened it for me. First off we go to Lisbon, where we had an amazing time and…

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A New Life

Ciao a tutti! It has been more than a month that I’ve been in Rome and honestly I already feel like I am part of the city. I had no problems adapting to the different culture and I’ve even started to embrace it. I have to say that I was very fortunate to be placed with…

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Romanista Di Cuore

Ciao a tutti, Currently I am 13 days away from starting my study abroad experience in Rome and I have to say I’m feeling very anxious. Ever since I was a kid I’ve been obsessed with Italy. I can’t describe it but I’ve always felt drawn to the Italian culture and now I will be…

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Alexandra Pearson – Various Locations

Studying abroad was always something that I knew I wanted to do. The options were endless and making a choice was a lot harder than I anticipated, so I went abroad four times! My first experience was through a summer field study with Dr. Chong to Guatemala where we studied the lasting impact of a…

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Ariane Rosen – Shanghai, China

I studied abroad in Shanghai, China in 2009. It was a crazy decision, since it would be my first time out of the U.S. I figured, when else would I have the chance to live in another country for four months? And, if I didn’t go to China now would I really ever end up…

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