Good News! You Don’t Need to Stop Talking About Studying Away

So you studied abroad! Maybe you interned, too and now you have all of this amazing knowledge and these incredible stories to share and you just don’t know where to start. You can’t wait to tell every single person you come in contact with about your time away but, with that being said, none of…

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Music and Trips Around The Emerald Isle

Hello everyone! Here to update you on my adventures here in Ireland! Hard to believe I have been here for a little over a month, and have loved every second of it. Since the last time I checked in I have stepped out of the city life here in Dublin and visited some of the…

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From Philly to Arcosanti, A New Journey

Hello everyone! I’m Siani Colon and I’m a senior journalism major with a minor in Latin American studies. While studying journalism has given me the great opportunity to explore new parts of Philly, I have yet to explore beyond our city limits. That’s why I’m excited to go to Arcosanti in a few days to…

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Mó Dū Tips and Tricks

If you’re reading this right now, you’re probably interested in Shanghai and thinking of coming here. Well, you’ll be super prepared after reading this blog entry, because I will be giving you all the secret tips and tricks that will make your life easier in Shanghai.

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Magical City (Mó Dū)

In Shanghai, you can get off at any train station, walk around for a few minutes, and see an amazing view. The Chinese nickname for Shanghai is “Mó Dū,” which literally translates to “magical city.” My housemates and I would sometime make plans to go to an attraction in Shanghai, ends up getting off at…

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Cheers, Dublin!

It’s hard to believe that I am back home in Philly writing my final blog post. Wasn’t it just yesterday I was sitting at the airport getting ready to take off?! As I sit and reflect on the last 4 months of my life, I am in awe at how much my experiences abroad have…

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Family and Food: What More Could You Ask For?

Hello friends! I am back to update you all on my time in Ireland and all the yummy food I’ve been eating over here. I only have one month left here, so I am taking full advantage of everything the Emerald Isle has to offer. Since the last time I wrote to you all, I…

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Eating My Way Through Dublin

Well, I have officially made it to Dublin! I will be here 4 weeks tomorrow… which is a super weird feeling because I feel like I just got here. But at the same time, I already consider Dublin home!  The past few weeks have been filled with a lot of adjustments, missed buses, live Irish…

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Exploring Cuisine in LA

Hi friends! It’s Amanda: I’ve officially been in Los Angeles for six days. These past few days I’ve been able to explore LA’s unique array of food options and I’m so excited to share some of my favorite meals with you! The first full day we went to Santa Monica to witness the beautiful beaches.…

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Next Stop: Arcosanti

Greetings all! My name is Luke and I am a junior English major at Temple University. I am set to make my way out to the “urban laboratory” of Arcosanti over spring break of 2019. The prospect of this trip leaves me excited and grateful to be able to experience such beautiful new terrain and…

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Next Stop: Dublin

Hello everyone! I’m Shannon, and I am so excited to say that I’ll be studying away in Dublin, Ireland this upcoming spring semester! I am a junior who is studying Public Relations and Sports Management here at Temple. It is currently December 30th, 2018 and my plane leaves America on January 21st, 2019. So I…

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12 Weeks

12 weeks since I’ve seen the trees in my backyard. 12 weeks since I’ve heard the sound of the birds outside my window. 12 weeks since I’ve driven the winding Pennsylvania roads with the windows down; blasting my music so loud that I can barely even hear myself think. 12 weeks since I’ve stepped foot…

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