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!
Tickets are booked! The calendar is marked! December 13th is my official return date to the United States. Word of Advice: book as soon as you can, especially if you think you will be returning close to Christmas time to save $money$. Now I just have to pack my bags and get ready for that 18-hour … More Home for the Holidays!
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
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
Hola, Alright ladies and gents it is time to buckle your seat belts because we are in for a bumpy ride. Here we are again, that time of the year when the hours of sleep decrease while the amount of espresso consumption increases dramatically, sort of like an inverse correlation. Everyone back home in California has this … More Finals are coming! Again!!!
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!