Reflecting on the Best Four Months of my Life
Aug04

Reflecting on the Best Four Months of my Life

I have been back from my incredible semester in Prague for a little bit now, and it has taken me a while to process all of my thoughts and feelings about my experiences in Europe. I have formed some thoughts on travel, budgets, and experiences, and hopefully this can be helpful for anyone who is about to go abroad or thinking about signing up. Traveling can get expensive. Even though traveling within Europe is so much cheaper than...

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Adjusting to Classes Away from UA
May28

Adjusting to Classes Away from UA

When I chose to study abroad, I knew I wanted a semester filled with completely new experiences. I chose to study in Prague, Czech Republic for this reason, and the school I have been attending has been quite different from what I am used to at UA. I attend Anglo-American University here in Prague, and it is incredibly different from the University of Alabama. While UA has over 35,000 students, AAU has under 1,000, most of which are...

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The Semester of Me
Apr09

The Semester of Me

At the start of 2017, I promised myself that I would push myself to do things that scared me. Last summer, I decided to move to a new city alone for an internship, and it created a renewed sense of independence within myself. Navigating a new life in this city helped me grow as an individual and reminded me of how exciting life can be if you let it. As I returned to Tuscaloosa in the fall, I was eager to create new adventures and...

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