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If Only I Knew When I was a Freshman

Posted on June 23rd, by Courtney Reese in Academics, Involvement. Comments Off

So here you are, starting off your first year of college; finally some independence. It’ll be up to you when determining the time you want to wake up, eat, do your homework, etc. This is college, and no one is …

5 Ways To Be a Better Traveler

Posted on April 11th, by Ashley Sams in Study Abroad. No Comments

A few weeks ago, I embarked on my first solo journey to Italy to meet my mom, and it gave me the most incredible sense of empowerment. Granted it was only a bus ride, two flights and an overnight in …


T-Minus 9 Hours

Posted on January 6th, by Ashley Sams in Study Abroad. Comments Off

…Until I ascend into the air on the first flight leg of my journey to Spain. I am taking the group flight from Chicago to Madrid (with a layover in London) but I have to get to Chicago. Which I …