Reflections on a Journey UA in Ireland Part 4
Jul23

Reflections on a Journey UA in Ireland Part 4

My journey to Ireland was one of the best experiences of my life. I have made friendships that I believe will last and connections that could guide me on my way to my career. I went on the trip knowing no one, and by the conclusion of the trip, I feel that I had a personal moment or conversation of some kind with every person in the group. The most important thing about travel is who you travel with, and this group contained some of...

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The Glory of Galway UA in Ireland Part 3
Jul23

The Glory of Galway UA in Ireland Part 3

Following an exciting couple days in Dublin, the group travelled to Galway where we would stay for the next four weeks. Simply looking out the bus window, one could see the complete beauty of the place. There was green as far as the eye could see, and hand built stone walls from centuries ago ran for miles in every direction. Ancient castles and ruins dotted the landscape as well. These were sights that certainly could never be...

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Greetings from Belgium
Jul23

Greetings from Belgium

I’m now more than halfway into my stay here in Belgium, and I have to admit, it’s starting to feel like home. Although it initially felt so foreign, our little neighborhood in Brussels is now familiar and comfortable, even after only a few weeks. Some things have been complicated- from the very first day when I realized I should have brought my own toiletries from home instead of counting on the drugstores here to carry the same...

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The Final Countdown
Jul23

The Final Countdown

We are entering our final week here in Italy and wow what a whirlwind it has been. The European Innovation Academy has exceeded all my expectations and provided me with an unforgettable life changing experience.   We started on July 8th with a product expo and team formation. I immediately found my team member Maria and her idea called Health Minute, a platform to break the barrier between patient doctor communication. Her...

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