International Advocacy 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

A Bittersweet Scottish Send-Off: Closing 5 Months in Edinburgh with Gratitude

This unique semester has slowly and certainly acquainted me with a welcomed, yet pretty unfamiliar concept: quiet. My ordinary days here have been largely quiet and still, and they have looked markedly different than those of my typical semester schedules. Most days here have been devoid of the numbing hustle and incessant noise that grew all too … Continue reading A Bittersweet Scottish Send-Off: Closing 5 Months in Edinburgh with Gratitude

Educational Internship: It Does Exist (Sort of)

I am a senior majoring in American Sign Language and Psychology, and I'm in the GRADE program, so I'm also working on my Master's in Elementary Education. I am not generally a very adventurous person. I was perfectly content on campus and really had no desire to go abroad. Then I realized that I had … Continue reading Educational Internship: It Does Exist (Sort of)