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From Sonoma to Sweden: A Year Abroad

Hi everyone. My name is Christopher Gullixson, and I’m about to go on the adventure of a lifetime. Right now, I am 17 years old and living in Santa Rosa, California. 33 more words


Visiting San Francisco 

Hey guys đź‘‹ Last Friday I flew down to San Francisco to turn in my paperwork and get my visa. I flew by myself and it was great! 104 more words

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CSRYE Conference

Every year, Central States Rotary Youth Exchange hosts a conference for a few days at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. This is no small conference, as it has students from North Dakota, Northern Minnesota, Ontario, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, and Indiana. 1,036 more words

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Tomorrow will be my last day in Brasil. It feels like a dream that my beautiful year has already come to an end. If I put a little effort into it, I can pretend for a couple seconds that tomorrow I won’t be on a plane leaving my entire Brazilian life behind and I can tell you those are the only moments in the past few days where I don’t feel like panicking. 1,040 more words

It's getting closer!


Hey Guys đź‘‹. Summer is here and I have 1 month and 17 days until I leave for Chile!!! I am so excited to go travel to a new place and experience a new culture. 347 more words

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Chicago in 30 Hours

I leave for Denmark in five weeks, and I have been fairly busy. Recently, I’ve been busy getting my wisdom teeth taken out, work, writing a lot, cleaning my room, making pins, and dealing with the emotional realization that everything will change very soon. 1,332 more words

Leaving Home to Return Home

While at university, I am fortunate enough to receive a 4 week semester break throughout June and July. This year, I decided to travel back to Flensburg to visit my school friends and host families whom I met while I was a Rotary Youth Exchange student in 2014. 374 more words

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