Leaving Early

I am legally allowed to stay in England until July 25, but I made the decision to leave as soon as the semester is over. You see, in England student have “Easter Holiday,” where they get the entire month of April off to go home or on holiday. I will…

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An English Education

Now that I’ve been in classes long enough to assess them, I figured I should write a post about the educational portion of my study abroad experience (STUDY abroad… get it?) I’d like to preface this with one word: drama. That’s what I am studying here. By no means is…

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To the South Coast!

This weekend, I boarded a tour bus and took a guided trip down to Jervis Bay, a stunning marine park about 3 hours south of Sydney. Our guides were cheerful blokes who seemed to fit all the stereotypes of a typical Australian: good-natured, laid-back, and a mouth like a sailor.…

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Getting to Korea

My name is Sarah Brodie. I am a senior level student at USF St. Petersburg. I am majoring in Global Business with a minor in Marketing. Every global business major is required to do something abroad in order to graduate. I have always been interested in Korean culture, so it…

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Welcome to Oz

“Toto, I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore…” (or Florida, for that matter)! Well, I’ve made it to Sydney! I flew from Gainesville to Miami, from Miami to LAX, and then across the ocean to continent down under. At the flight gate, there were two dancing mascots from…

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안녕하세요 여러분!

Months ago, Yonsei University’s acceptance e-mail in my inbox filled me with such excitement and giddiness. Now, less than a week before my departure, fear is subtly accompanying those feelings. I’ve been looking forward with rose-colored glasses, but I’m afraid that time may shatter them. My name is Paige, and…

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