Trenton It is sometime in March or April during spring semester at UNF. Nine o’clock a.m. on a Wednesday I sit in one of Building 51’s lecture halls ready for Dr. Kaplan’s lecture on Roman Imperial administration of Western Europe or something to that effect. But before he can begin another professor I vaguely recognize… Read More Sharing Memories
Sarah Jane It’s difficult to imagine that only a few weeks ago we were in Spain and missing home. Now the situation is completely flipped after a few hot showers and long naps, I’m home missing Spain. In the beginning of the trip I was so anxious about traveling abroad for so long that I… Read More Missing Spain Already
Maureen Looking back on our three weeks in Spain it seems like everything went by so fast. Even though by the time we got to Santiago I was feeling a bit homesick, I remember thinking that it did not feel like we were gone for almost a month. At the same time, when I’d look… Read More What’s Next?
Brianna As this chapter of my life is slowly drawing to an end, I embarked on a life changing study abroad trip. It was meant to be ‘going out with a bang’ and a trip to Europe would certainly do the trick. When I signed up for this particular study abroad, as a second choice… Read More End of the Line — Once More but Slowly
Weslee When looking back on this past summer, I am going to remember the friends and new experiences that have entered my life. The excitement that I felt throughout the trip has yet to burn out. I now want to return to Spain and explore the towns some more and spend time with the locals. It… Read More I am Left with Wanting More
Monica Monday morning everyone is leaving Santiago, except me. I walked with everyone down to the lobby to say goodbye. After they left for the airport, I got some more sleep and ate some breakfast. I packed my luggage and walked to the albergue I would be staying at for the next two nights. I… Read More Finding New Confidence in an Old City
Savannah Now I am back home. For the last stretch of the trip, I began counting down the days until I could be here again. I tried to enjoy myself as much as possible (and I did!) but I missed all the people I left behind, and my cat. Once we stopped moving, and settled… Read More Bringing Back the Boon