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5 Stages of Grief - Re-entry

Before I embarked on my Study Abroad adventure, I was re-introduced to the idea of reverse culture shock. Reverse culture shock was initially introduced to me 5 years prior when I returned from my short romp around Western Europe, but I didn’t feel it quite as badly as I had thought I would. 2,512 more words

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"A Heart Big Enough to Span Continents" | Host Dad Jason

Host dad Jason has a heart big enough to span continents! Jason and his wife Julie are the proud parents of two lovely daughters, and last year they also welcomed international exchange student Jana into their lives! 130 more words

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A Voyage into Unknown Waters: My Semester at Sea

For the UAS Whalesong
Photo courtesy of the same

Last semester, my cafeteria served street food on the side streets of Southeast Asia. 772 more words


Rome: Week 1

We moved into our apartment, a cute little place right off of Campo de Fiori.

Six of us girls are sharing this place, and Audrey and I are sharing a room with a window right off the Campo. 479 more words


Post-Grad in Ireland

Well, I’ve been back in Ireland for about 6 weeks now, and it has been a whirlwind so far! Early in the year I decided to apply to complete a Master’s degree at the school I went on exchange to, University College Cork. 83 more words

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Clara in Italy: Isola Maggiore

Soooooo, it’s definitely been a while since I posted anything. I have a super compressed semester (like, half the time or something? Ten weeks??), and the crunch is sort of unbelievable sometimes. 749 more words