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The One with Leipzig Take 2 and the Great American Saturday...

I can’t believe I’ve been here for 20 days already. And in Germany for almost two months. Time really does fly when you’re having fun. It hasn’t been a walk in the park by any means, but it’s been such an adventure! 855 more words


The hardest part...

I’d like to say that I am a highly motivated individual when it comes to difficult tasks, but I really struggle sometimes with staying focused. I am nearly complete with the YFU CBYX application, except for the terrifying ESSAYS. 117 more words

Starting my Application!

Hi everyone! This is my first post on what I hope to become a long journey concerning my road to becoming an exchange student on the Congress-Bundestag program. 203 more words

Isaiah 41:10

I’ve debated over whether or not I should write this post for many reasons. There is a certain artistry to writing a blog which is frankly something that I do not believe I possess. 733 more words

Keen on Köln

Finally. I set aside time to start blogging about Germany!! I am setting up this blog as a space for me to talk about my experiences living in Germany, random cultural and political topics, and to talk about working/studying as a young scientist in Germany! 379 more words


Greenville to Gemünden

It’s been nearly a month since I departed from camp and started living with my host family, and I’m long overdue for a blog post. Anytime in the past few weeks that I was able to sit down and write, the words just wouldn’t flow. 794 more words

The One with the Bittersweet Goodbyes and New Beginnings...

Wow…Where do I even begin this? I’ve had the most outrageous past 5 weeks.
1. Flew to Deutschland.
2. Language camp. Woah.
3. Language camp and adventures and settling in. 866 more words