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Tips for going Overseas

I’m sure if you’re considering going abroad, you probably have searched the internet and have found countless Pinterest and Tumblr articles with listed tips on studying abroad. Well- this is another one of those lists. I will preface it by saying this is from my personal experience studying in London. No one has the same experience. Take all advice you…

Coursework Abroad

A lot of people have been asking me how my classes are going. Well for starters, I am enrolled in four courses; Media Literacy, Culture Communication, British & American Musical Theatre, and Social History of London.  The classes are very interesting. My Media Literacy class explores ways to disseminate and dissect information coming out of different mediums. My favorite in…

Stadium Arcadium

Valentine’s Day was surprisingly fun. There had been advertisements for weeks on social media of a joint concert with Kelly Clarkson and Nick Jonas on February 14th.  While most of the girls were excited to see Nick Jonas; I was ready to rock out to “Since U Been Gone.” I had already seen Clarkson in concert, she had opened up for…

Athens- “It was eventful.”

My time in Athens was eventful to say the least. Traveling on the discount airline, Ryan Air, was a slow burning torture. The cramped seats, mixed with hot air and constant interruptions by staff, made the round trip ever so dreadful. After landing in Athens, our group of seven was quickly separated. Lovely, right? The bus, meant to transport us…

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The Warner Bros. Studio Tour: The Making of Harry Potter is located in Leavesden, around 18 miles away from central London. The Slytherin, Muggleborn- Potterhead that I am found it a necessity to make this pilgrimage. On Sunday February 1st, fellow Saint Rose student, Scott Carpenter, and I spent the day with other students on a full day Harry Potter themed…