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Costa Rica Adventures - Days 3, 4 & 5

Sorry for the delay! It’s been almost non-stop action here so far, so this one’s a pretty long post.

I don’t know if it’s just me, but since I hadn’t really traveled to another country before this, I didn’t truly understand how something like culture shock worked. 2,026 more words

Costa Rica

Five-star SG M.J. Walker finally makes commitment, stuns everyone

M.J. Walker has been one of the most sought after players in the class of 2017 as he’s rated as a five-star shooting guard. ESPN… 150 more words


Chrétien and the Silent Majority

“Well I didn’t vote for you” 1

Silence versus speech, namely question and answers, serves as one of the central conceits of Chrétien de Troyes’ … 4,362 more words


Wilderness, Faerie, and Character in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

French Arthurian romances, like those of Chrétien de Troyes, often gloss over particulars of geography. Other romances involving Sir Gawain, in particular, follow suit; contrary to this, fitt II of… 1,460 more words


Costa Rica Adventures - Days 1 & 2

Alright, finally getting more settled in here nearing the end of day 2 of my Costa Rican experience. It still feels a little surreal that I’m actually here and will be for the next five weeks. 1,435 more words

Study Abroad

A New Chapter - Moving & Study Abroad

Wow, first post and it’s a big one!

So many things have been happening these past few weeks: final exams, prepping to move, and getting ready to leave the country for Costa Rica.  726 more words

Costa Rica

Police: UNLV Basketball Player Tried To Drive Patrol Car

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a now suspended UNLV basketball player was behaving erratically and had tried to get into a police car to drive it home before he was arrested. 117 more words