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salads and sad stair sessions

Today was my first day running the Instagram for my university. It was also my first day eating one of my salads for lunch. It was also my first time wearing shorts to school. 102 more words


Karen Church

Though Mae Sod thought I might be popular with the locals, I solidly played third (or fourth…) fiddle to my travel companions. No one wanted to hear English when they could hear Chinese or Vietnamese for the first time! 166 more words


sew man (1967)

I had a dream about the end of the world. It was after the world had just ended, and everyone was outside wondering what to do. 106 more words

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happy anniversaries

This day was March 24, and it was my one-month anniversary in Chile. It also marked 14 months with Erick.

I got home from Valparaiso to find that there was no more cake left. 64 more words

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What are Ivy Leagues?

Contrary to
popular belief there are only eight Ivy League colleges in the US. They are: Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, … 313 more words

"I'll take 'A Trip to Uganda' for $1,000, Alex"

I was recently awarded a merit-based scholarship through the University Center for International Studies (UCIS) based upon the work that I’ve done within the African Studies department. 845 more words

Mental Illness

Summer Camp in Southwestern University of Finance & Economics - China

This summer camp is mainly focused on the financial math topics and will take place during 7/14-7/27 at Southwestern Univ. of Finance and Economics. I think this is a great opportunity for our undergraduate students, especially upper division students, because they will gain exposure to the courses that our department doesn’t offer, and will have a vacation in China at almost zero cost. 29 more words