Study Abroad Blogs

The city has more than a few surprises for a study abroad student. 
The definition of "fluent" is more fluid than it seems.
I wish I had realized the importance of exploring sooner during my time away.
Five things I've learned on an international internship with a Russian NGO.
Weekend jaunts to London or Paris? No, thank you. 
Why you shouldn't downplay the importance of being a tourist, too.  
Living abroad doesn't mean escaping the big issues back home. 
How living in Scotland has pushed me to re-examine my identity. 
The challenges of upholding a vegan lifestyle in a country that ranks second in Europe for meat consumption. 
I thought I knew what to expect during my year abroad—but there are still surprises. 
Sipping sangria at sunset? To survive, sometimes it's more like hitting the books before bedtime. 
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