Dublin in Four Months: Coronavirus Edition

            It saddens me to write this final post. If the circumstances were different, I would be telling you all about my time in London and Berlin over Dublin City University’s Reading Week, my grandparents’ trip to Dublin, and how the overall month of March went. Unfortunately, I did not make it to Berlin. The…

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Goodbye to my new Home away from Home!

I can’t believe my time in Ireland has come to an end! Although it had ended shortly, I am forever grateful for my experience the past two months in this beautiful country. During this time, I was able see the many areas of Ireland and created memories and friendships that will last a lifetime. I…

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10 Tips to (nearly) Perfect Packing

By: Isaac Smoler Schatz I know I’m occasionally guilty of waiting until the last minute with any number of things. Luckily, that strategy works out fine for the overwhelming majority of the time, but when it comes to packing for a trip I have learned the value of planning ahead and scrutinizing what gets zipped…

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Disconnecting and Reconnecting: Tales of Arcosanti

If someone told me that I’ve been gone from Philly for a month, I would believe them. Despite the Media, Ecology, and Technology program only being a little over a week, the transformation during this short span of time has been incredible and makes it impossible to comprehend that it took place in a manner…

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The “Mind Blowing” West

Acrosanti is literally changing my college career. I was not expecting anything like has happened throughout this entire trip. The community that we have formed, and the friendships have been on another level. This entire trip has been the highlight of my college career. The views even from our apartment have been amazing. Here is…

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