Back in the USA
Nov24

Back in the USA

Now that I am back home I am feeling a little bit of everything! I was so excited to see my friends and family when I got back, but I already miss SA so much. I left a little piece of my heart there. First of all, the jet lag was real when I got home. It took me a few days to settle back in. I was thankful to be back home and happy to see everyone, but I honestly could have stayed there a little longer! It had finally felt like I had...

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When in Africa
Oct07

When in Africa

First Impressions – What were your first impressions when you arrived in your host country? What thoughts were running through your head? How did you feel? What situations/experiences did you encounter when you first arrived? What was new/different/interesting? What is your first picture that you took abroad? When I first arrived in South Africa, I felt like I was in California almost. Port Elizabeth is an amazing coastal city and...

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Pre-departure…South Africa!
Aug26

Pre-departure…South Africa!

  I chose to study abroad because I have always loved to travel. Ever since freshman year of college, I have had the desire to study abroad. I have talked to numerous students who have done it and every single one had a great experience. Everyone talked to kept telling me it was a once in a lifetime experience that I should take if I had the opportunity. When choosing to study abroad, I first needed to find one that fit my major....

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