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One Month Later...

I’ve been really struggling to write this post for about a week and a half now – not because it’s a particularly hard subject to write about but because I really want it to be perfect. 650 more words

Closer Connections Conference to be held in Sioux Falls November 8 & 9

This coming month Lutheran Services of South Dakota and Dakota TESL will be hosting the 2017 Closer Connections Conference, Pioneering New PATHS:  Promoting A… 457 more words

Refugee & Immigration

Expat Diaries: In Which Rachel Rambles About Living Overseas

As you’re reading this, Alex and I are either somewhere in the air or have just landed back in Australia, ready for our “holiday”. Not that it feels much like a holiday, but you try convincing a bunch of Europeans that three weeks in Aus isn’t really a holiday. 654 more words

Wonderings

Nigerian Cultural Norms

The morning that I arrived in Abuja, my luggage did not arrive with me. I left Baltimore with two suitcases and one carry-on. However, I arrived in Abuja with just the carry-on to my name. 690 more words

Expat Life

Culture

Since the day I arrived in León, my host mom has been worried about me. I don’t believe she has hosted an American student before because she does not understand American daily life. 93 more words

Spain

Cultural Differences - II

In North America time is money. We are always looking for ways to save it; it may be the most valuable thing we own.

Europe runs at a different pace. 461 more words

Travel

Monthly Slice: September

Hi! How was your September? Mine was unseasonably warm and has left me buried in schoolwork, so I’ll keep it short (software localization awaits!)

Cultural differences… 714 more words

Musings