The Monkey Sancutary of Ghana
Aug19

The Monkey Sancutary of Ghana

Monkey Sanctuary With the sunrise of the morning, we stepped on the road to the monkey sanctuary.It was a long trip that we headed north part of Ghana for almost 4 hours. When the driver drove our van on the main street, I found that the deforest rate is significantly high that a lot of grasses or forest were burned, mainly due to people who are for fertile soils to plant or for building their houses. Through deeply analyzing what I...

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Wishing I could rewind the past 14 days
Aug19

Wishing I could rewind the past 14 days

My journey through Europe is complete. These past two weeks have been nothing less than amazing. I came into the trip with the mindset that I was going to learn a lot about the differences between GAAP and IFRS, but I never thought about how much I would learn about the culture of Europe. These past two weeks I was constantly learning if it was from accounting presentations or just exploring a new city with friends. The last week we...

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Oxford – You Will Be Missed
Aug19

Oxford – You Will Be Missed

It feels like only yesterday we landed in Heathrow Airport. After visiting a couple of countries after my stay, I felt myself being pulled back to Oxford, as if I left of part of myself in that great, eye-opening town. I wish I could take part in this program every single summer, as this has been one of the best and most eye-opening months of my life. Study Abroad is easily one of the best decisions I have ever made and has been a...

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A Domestic Absence
Aug19

A Domestic Absence

I’ve been home from my time in China for a while now and I must say, I miss it. I never would have imagined missing a country so different from my own with people so different from myself. By the end of my trip, I definitely was ready to come back to the United States- I was even fine with the fourteen-hour flight to get back to America! But now, I miss the simplicity of life in Xiamen. My internet and cellular connection was spotty...

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