Exciting Times in European Parliament

This post is borrowed from the EPA Brussels testimonials blog. My study abroad experience in Brussels, Belgium far exceeded my expectations. Prior to going abroad I conducted hours and days and weeks of research about what to bring, what to expect, and how to act in Europe. I was mostly hesitant about my internship at the … Continue reading Exciting Times in European Parliament

Living it up in London

The first time I thought about studying abroad was over winter break sophomore year, when my friend Adam told me he was going abroad to China for the summer. Adam’s excitement rubbed off on me, but I figured that by the time I got back to campus it’d be too late to apply to any … Continue reading Living it up in London

Two Semesters, Two Countries, Two Amazing(ly Different) Experiences

I came to college knowing that I wanted to do an EPA political internship, having heard about it during an info session while still in highschool. However, being an International Relations major with minors in Spanish and German posed a tough decision: Spain or Germany? In other words, travel to a new country that I've always wanted to … Continue reading Two Semesters, Two Countries, Two Amazing(ly Different) Experiences

How My Time in Brussels Gave Me New Life Goals

This post is borrowed from the EPA Brussels testimonials blog. It wasn’t a constant Euro-themed liver-consuming party from some bad summer movie, nor was it, for me at least, some opportunity to hop around to half of Europe’s tourist destinations – financial constraints and a desire to feel integrated within the city prevented that. Rather, what … Continue reading How My Time in Brussels Gave Me New Life Goals

Fantastic Fall in Bonn

I'm a University of Rochester student that participated in EPA Internships in Europe Fall 2015 in Bonn, Germany. I interned with the German Ministry of Health and took two courses: Art & Culture and German Political Science. These courses were one-on-one classes with my professors, and they included many excursions. I am so proud to … Continue reading Fantastic Fall in Bonn