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students eat donuts hanging from string

Fall Fest at JCC

Jamestown Community College’s Fall Fest What first comes to your mind at the word Halloween? Is it a trick-or-treating, ghosts, Halloween costume parties, carving pumpkins, lighting bonfires, apple bobbing, divination…

Buddha statue

Teaching English at a Kindergarten in Nagatsuta

Three weeks ago, I was in the Toronto airport, waiting to board the first of two flights that would take me outside of this continent for the first time. Before…

Soria, Spain

Hasta Luego Valladolid and My Family

Building new identity During this internship, I barely felt that I’m from Japan. Due to my work, I always tell people that I go to a college in the United…

La Plaza Mayor de Valladolid

Country Roads, Take Me Home

It is hard to believe that just a couple weeks ago I was still in Spain, it feels like much longer. The day after arriving back in the United States,…

Cassidy and friend stand on dock at beach

Home Away From Home

Wow, has it truly been half a month since I pulled away from Valladolid at 5 a.m. in the morning on a giant coach bus with tears in my eyes?…

So Murata with three host brothers

Lost in Spain

Wandering in Spain My trip to Spain has been the toughest trip I have ever had. First, I lost my credit card at the airport. However, a lady sitting next…

valladolid architecture

Toda aventura empieza con un sí: Valladolid

Coming from a small corner within western New York, curiosity to explore beyond my home has always been on my mind. My interest in different cultures, languages, and people has…

Cassidy next to fountain, and with host sisters

Valladolid is the place to be!

To take a multi-faceted experience composed of people, emotions, food, and smells, to name a few facets, is a challenge that writers have been attempting to do well for centuries….

two men stand in photo that also has a ripped photo of army in front

Reflections on Identity

The Weeks Gallery is offering a new exhibition, “Reflections on Identity,” showcasing artworks from photographers of color: Aitina Fareed-Cooke of Get Fokus’d Productions in Buffalo, Tau Battice of Harlem, Nicole…

tunnel in Robideau's art in which viewers can physically crawl in a mock underground passageway

Patrick Robideau’s “Hidden Room”

Going into an art gallery, you expect to see pieces of art hung on the gallery wall in a perfect, linear pattern. In the current exhibition entitled “Hidden Room,” the…