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"One's destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things." - Henry Miller

Saturday was the first day of spring! The weather is still a little cold but I know that warmer days are ahead. It seems so strange that when I first arrived we had snow and it really was freezing cold! 623 more words

I'm going to Italy!

Ok, so much has happened since I last wrote.

By the end of january, when all my expectatives were getting low, my acceptance letter finally came. 307 more words


Viva, Brasil!

Our Brasilian (Brazilian) exchange student, Joao, is an awesome kid.  I finally got to meet his family, and Joao’s sweetness made sense.  The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, and his parents are super people!  147 more words


German Monopoly

(Apparently my first attempt at this post didn’t go through properly, so here it is again)

It was always on my exchange bucket list to buy my own German monopoly game and when I was in Kiel with some other exchange students I found one! 77 more words


This past weekend was another exchange student cooking class! It was a blast as always and a ton of people came out! About 5 inbounds, 5 rebounds and 2 outbounds all came! 634 more words

In Which I Learn About The Perils Of Blind Optimism

It surprised me to find that the Rotary Club didn’t simply accept applicants to their exchange program out of hand–I assumed that I had to be a rare commodity.   710 more words

About being a chameleon and playing Holi

Today is Holi a festival day mainly in North India. Here in the campus of IIT Madras Holi is celebrated as well, especially because there are also a lot of North Indian Students. 286 more words