Do’s and Dont’s of Prague
Mar06

Do’s and Dont’s of Prague

This past weekend I traveled to Prague with a couple of my roommates. Prague is situated in the Czech Republic, where they speak Czech. I had trouble even saying hello in Czech, but I tried my best. Prague is beautiful and in my opinion very unique. Most of the monuments, including the Prague Castle, are Gothic and therefore very different from most cities. The buildings are pastel colors, which brightens up the city. While staying...

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Has it really already been two months?
Mar06

Has it really already been two months?

Well…here I am in Glasgow about two months in now. Like the title of my post says…has it really been two months? I can hardly believe it. At times I feel like I have only been here a couple of weeks. The lecture parts of my classes only have about two and a half weeks left and then it is just Spring Break and exams. Sometimes I have this conflicted feeling of everything going too fast and too slow at the same time. Usually...

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Preparing for Germany
Mar06

Preparing for Germany

I chose to study abroad because I believe that studying abroad is an invaluable opportunity. My research professor, Dr. Anthony Arduengo, offered to take me abroad during the Fall 2014 semester, for the Spring 2015 semester. I did not have any other decisions other than to commit to the trip and figure out the details later. To prepare to go abroad I began notifying everyone that I was involved with. This included Alabama Crew,...

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