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Are You What You Want To Be?

I’m actually writing this in the middle of an extensively exhausting yet endlessly entertaining (whadduup with the alliteration) orientation camp for uni. My thoughts are constantly on overdrive with all the interaction. 818 more words


Tokyo (Day 3)

Last day in Tokyo!  I can’t believe how fast these past days have gone by.  I will be heading out to Kumamoto tomorrow morning. I am so excited!   592 more words

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Two Plane Flights Later: My time in Naperville, IL

I just got back from spending two weeks in Naperville, Illinois and have been spending the last two days trying to write about it. Naperville is a quiet college town just outside of Chicago. 427 more words


5 things to remember during college orientation

Summer might be upon young and enthusiastic high school graduates, but that doesn’t mean the obligation of thinking about college is over.

At many universities, orientation is required for incoming freshmen, but little is said about how to survive the overnight stay at your future university. 791 more words



I wanted to make a way more clever title but 1) Korean is really hard to romanize (both because there’s not really a set system but also because I can barely spell in Korean, let alone trying to change that into roman letters) and 2) I had already spent a while writing this entire post, but somehow it got lost to the internet, so I have to start over, meaning blogging morale is low. 504 more words


Tokyo (Day 2)

Yay, another day done! The biggest challenge that I’ve had today was the time zone change.  It’s weird! In the morning, I was awake at 4 AM (2 PM Central Time).   763 more words

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Welcome to Lexis Noosa!

Noosa has turned on some spectacular winter weather to welcome our new students today!

Please give a warm Lexis Noosa welcome to:

Sebastian (Switzerland), Andre (Switzerland), Lucas (Brazil), Junghyun (Korea), Ella (Korea), Michele (Switzerland),  Ai (Japan), Selina (Switzerland), Aoi (Japan)