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Student Abroad Series: Week One in London- Adjustment

August 13, 2013

Photo Credit: Sara Flores As someone who has never had any time to travel abroad, I was quite surprised when the opportunity to study literature in London for three weeks with nine other UTSA students fell so easily into my lap. As far as foreign countries go, it seemed like the p...

Student Abroad Series: Italy

July 6, 2013

When signing up for study abroad in Italy, one might imagine white-marbled cities with extravagant pagan monuments on every street. However, this is quite the opposite. I was unrealistically expecting to visit Rome and see a city untouched after 2,000 years of existence. Don’t get me wrong, the It...