Following my what I’m going to miss about Melbourne post, there are of course things I am looking forward to when I come home! 1. Seeing my family and friends. Of course this one is a given. I’m very excited to see them all for the first time in 5 months; in person and not … More Looking Forward to Coming Home
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, 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
Ever since I got here, I feel like I’ve been on a long-term vacation. I didn’t attend summer school, so I had all summer to work, relax, and prepare for my travels. When I arrived in London, I returned to the mentality of school. School was on my mind because I know myself and I can easily … More School work
Hey y’all! My name is Salvador Tinoco, a fifth year psychology major at University of California, Merced. I will be studying abroad in the United Kingdom this fall and I am very excited to share it all with you. Who would have thought I would be studying abroad? Just getting to college was hard for … More Hello! I am Salvador.