Hello, So… this is my last post during my semester in London, and it’s a bittersweet one indeed. Blogging my experience abroad has been one of the best decisions I have made on this journey. It is very difficult to believe that I will be flying back home to California in 3 weeks. To be honest, … More See You All Later!
Hello again, Todays’ post is something that I don’t really talk about often. I’ve realized that throughout college, I have always had amazing roommates and housing. So my first year at UC Merced, I missed the housing deposit deadline due to accepting my offer to attend UC Merced late. Therefore, I had to find off-campus … More My Luck in Housing and Roommates
Hello again, So as you guys know a few days ago was the end of the U.S. election. Words cannot explain how I feel, I didn’t even feel comfortable enough writing anything about it on any social media. I was so shocked about the results. Though, I recognize that most of the things that Donald Trump … More Reaction to Election
Hello, So one of the trips that was offered by my program was a trip to Oxford. However, when the option was given, I declined. I didn’t think I wanted to go because for some reason I believed that it was going to be a town full of snobby people and boring. Boy, was I … More Oxford!
Hello again, Through out my study abroad program, I have met students from all over the University of California system. Many of us ask each other, even half way through the semester: “What school are you from?” When that question comes up, I am always involuntarily uneasy. The reason why is because there are students from … More Why I Really Chose UC Merced
Hiya everyone! I am back from my mid-semester break, and let me just tell you that was the most amazing experience I’ve had while studying abroad. As I mentioned in the last post, this trip consisted of Northern Ireland, but I made a little trip to Scotland as well. So it’s no surprise that the Game of … More I’m Back, Stronger Than Ever!
Hello again! So in the U.K. we get a midterm break for a whole week, which is exciting because it is the perfect opportunity to travel! It also means that student housing in London gets quite lonely since everybody is out and about. So I’m going to get out of London and see some cool stuff, too! I … More Midterm Break in Ireland!