Category: Fall 2016

Italy – Part I

Ciao a tutti, I have been having an amazing time here in Italy! It has really been an unforgettable experience. I have family in the Umbria region around the center of Italy. I have two aunts and two cousins that live here. One of my aunts has been living here for 6 years and her ...

Reading Week Woes

My picture is from London’s West End. I can’t believe it’s almost christmas! When I first checked my syllabi for three of my four modules here at the University of Sheffield, I realized there was such a thing as a reading week; a week where the departments do not have any classes and is supposed ...

Cachai?: Cena Internacional Parte 2!

Hello amigos once again. In my previous post I was speaking about how right after the beach when I got back, I would be making it in time for the large Cena Internacional (International Dinner) at my residency. Luckily, the when my friends and I got back from the beach and I made it to ...

Cachai?: Playa Blanca

Hola amigos! I knew I have not been posting as much, but I was awfully busy with final exams and projects that I was mentally all over the place; however, all of that is over and I have been able to go continue on with enjoying Chile. Recently, with a group of friends, we headed ...

Mental Break

Hola todos, I had a very long, stressful week. I had a few phone/Skype interviews for co-op, homework, a presentation for COM and classes in between. It was mentally exhausting. It’s definitely starting to feel like the end of the term now. I have a 5-page paper due soon, two finals to study for, another ...

Portugal: Lisbon and Porto

Hi everyone, I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving break! I personally had the worst Thanksgiving Day ever. I had class, which felt strange to me. It was the first time I’ve ever had class on Thanksgiving, but that wasn’t even the worst part. I did what I had to do. What made it so ...

Final day at Milano Fashion Week

Our last day in Milan, we decided to start at il Museo Della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo Da Vinci. Here,we saw a huge exhibit about Leonardo da Vinci and the work he did in Science and Art. The more we learned, the more intrigued we were about the man. He had a lot of ...