New Zealand Excursions!
May12

New Zealand Excursions!

I cannot believe I only have two months left in New Zealand! The semester has flown by! I have been fortunate enough to travel around the south island of New Zealand almost every weekend with my friends. So far I have only spent 1 weekend in Dunedin, where I go to school. I have been to the Catlins, Queenstown, Wanaka, Christchurch, Mt. Cook, and even Samoa to name a few! Exploring and hiking has consumed the majority of my time. The...

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First Day!  Flying in and Walking Tour
May12

First Day! Flying in and Walking Tour

Flight into Dublin wasn’t too bad.  I flew out of Charlotte to Boston, and then had a four layover in Boston.  Was able to catch up on work and get ready for the trip.  Took off from Boston at 6p, and then landed at 4:45am Dublin time.  Only issue, Dr. Keskin wouldn’t be picking up from first group from the airport until 9:30a.  No worries, took a nap, finished my book, did some emails, etc.  Our ride arrived at 10:30, and...

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Paris (and London)… Finally!
May12

Paris (and London)… Finally!

Like so many people, Paris had always been a dream of mine. I would always fantasize about the food, the shopping and the culture in general. I was thrilled when I heard about the “PR in Paris” trip. I knew that this was my shot. I would make those fantasies become a reality. I would also be spending my 21st birthday abroad, what a treat! I immediately got in touch with a group of girls that were going on the trip with me....

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2 Days until Europe
May12

2 Days until Europe

The countdown has begun—2 days until I travel to Europe. I cannot believe Sophomore year has already come to an end, but I look forward to the exciting journey that lies ahead in the upcoming weeks. As an incoming freshmen, I always knew I wanted to study abroad, but I did not want to be gone an entire semester. After hearing about this UA Faculty Led two week program that travels to Warsaw, Poland and Prague, Czech Republic, and...

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