Finals!

For the past week I’ve lived in the library, and when I was not in the library I was in my room writing essays and studying for my final exams. Being a fourth-year in college, exams are nothing new to me, but there is something about an exam or essay accounting for 60-80% of your … More Finals!

Dead Week

It’s my first ever dead week! UC Merced doesn’t have a dead week before finals, but so far it is nice to be able to just focus on final papers without having to attend class and tutorials (that means discussions/labs for those of you in the U.S.). Just like at UC Merced, not every class has … More Dead Week

First Culture Shock

Guess who’s back? It’s me! 🙂 Yes, I am back from spring break and nice and rejuvenated and ready for finals! With the money I saved on housing, I was able to travel to Indonesia during my spring break,  and since it’s not too far from Australia tickets weren’t too expensive. It was here that I … More First Culture Shock

Finals are coming!

Ciao, About a week is left before we depart from Rome and our very short chapter of our lives comes to a close. We have all made great friends, experienced epic adventures, tasted glorious food, and above all made many memories to share with our loved ones back home. But before we can begin to … More Finals are coming!