Studying away in Brussels has allowed me the opportunity to explore the vast world of Europe and its endless variety of individuals and experiences. As I set out to “the other side of the pond” with my two suitcases and bookbag, I assumed it wouldn’t be much different from the studying in the United … Continue reading EPA Study Away
Hello everyone! My name is Nabila Mella and I am an International Relations major with a double minor in Public Health and French at the University of Rochester. I am originally from the Dominican Republic (DR) and am currently studying abroad this Fall 2019 semester in Brussels, Belgium. I’ve always known I wanted to study … Continue reading Nabila in Brussels
It’s been lovely completing this program with EPA – there is much to reflect on. I began my time here in May for a summer internship in the research department of an organization called Education International, one day after I graduated university in Boston, Massachusetts. I arrived with little knowledge of Global Advocacy. I arrived … Continue reading International Advocacy in Brussels
Hi everyone! My name is Michaela Farmer, and I am a junior at the University of Rochester majoring in Financial Economics. This semester I have had the most wonderful opportunity to study abroad in London! These past weeks have been a whirlwind – from beginning my internship at a credit union, meeting classmates from all … Continue reading London Love
Hello there! My name is Ana Alcasid and I am a junior psychology/BCS double major, studying at the University of Rochester. I am currently studying abroad in London, England, as well as interning with the mental health charity, Mind. Although it’s only been the first month, I have completely fallen in love with the environment … Continue reading Abroad Across the Pond
Hello everyone! My name is Jennifer Joseph and I am currently studying abroad in Brussels, Belgium. I am a junior at the University of Rochester, double majoring in International Relations and French. I chose to study abroad in Brussels for a variety of reasons. When it came to study abroad, I knew that I wanted … Continue reading Hello. Bonjour. Goeiedag.
It took me a while to start this because I felt that I needed some time to process the experience in order to give you an accurate description of what it was like. I thought my impression on Madrid would change, but I still feel the same – I’m in love with Madrid, it has … Continue reading Greetings from Madrid