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
As I reflect on my study abroad experience in Edinburgh, I am filled with gratitude. I truly grew in ways I could not have foreseen. There is something about living in a foreign country that allows a beautiful transformation to take place. Getting out of my comfort zone was the best thing for me. Through … Continue reading Cheers to the Best Three Months in Edinburgh
Living in London has been a dream of mine for as long as I can remember, I’m in love with the determination of the people to do better and be better, the pastries on every corner shop and the competitive democratic systems that make for interesting study. My time here has exceeded many of my … Continue reading A Dream