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08/28/15 - Tyler“Gayting” in London
Coming from a small Midwestern town, my dating opportunities have been limited ever since I came out freshman year of college. So, it should come as no surprise that I was eager to test the waters of the gay dating scene in London. At home, there aren’t many people “out” around my age, and therefore, […]Read More
08/27/15 - ErikaAll my bags are packed, I’m ready to go…
I begin this blog for the first time from my bedroom in Raleigh, North Carolina, surrounded by my packed bags and the bits and pieces of paperwork that will journey with me across the pond in just a few days. On Monday, I will be hopping on a plane to London for a semester among […]Read More
08/26/15 - CorynaFeelin’ Existential
I’m familiar with the crisis, but I’ve never found a remedy. Here I am sitting in bed at 1:2o on a Wednesday, under the covers even though it’s sunny outside and listening to my host family have a little fight. (My host mom hates the ****** landlord.) If nothing else, I’m making progress with my […]Read More
08/26/15 - CarliWhy Galway?
So many people have asked me the same question about my chosen abroad university: why NUI Galway? To them, it’s the predictable backwoods to the hustle and bustle of Dublin and the many other posh European cities. But what they don’t realize is that’s exactly what I want. I’ve lived my entire life 20 minutes […]Read More
08/26/15 - AndreaUPPPPPP
There I was, lying in the grass in Montevideo, Uruguay with a group of South Americans, passing around mate, watching an Ultimate Frisbee game. It was one of those moments where you ask yourself “What is my life?!” So what turn of events led to that moment? Let me rewind and explain. Last year at […]Read More