“How was abroad?”

The best part about coming home from abroad is also the hardest part: reuniting with friends and family, professors and peers. “How was abroad?” They ask, sometimes because they care, sometimes because they feel obligated to, other times because they don’t know what else to say. “How was abroad?” It’s such a simple question. Three … Continue reading “How was abroad?”

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Travel Diary: Switzerland

I've been putting off writing about my trip to Switzerland, simply because I knew I wouldn't be able to find the words to describe it's beauty. I still don't have the words, and rather than a feeble attempt I thought I'd share my pictures from the weekend. We arrived in Switzerland around 5:30am on Friday … Continue reading Travel Diary: Switzerland

Why Studying Abroad was the Best Decision I’ve Ever Made

I toured St. Joe’s for the first time when I was sixteen years old. Out of all the information our Hawk Host, a senior at the time, threw at us, I only remember her saying the one thing she regrets most about her college experience is not studying abroad. Despite my lack of international travel … Continue reading Why Studying Abroad was the Best Decision I’ve Ever Made