Tag Archives: study abroad

Taylor Kickbush next to sign "Love Never Fails"

Cheers, from London!

I would have never imagined being in the city of London at this point in my life. Beautiful Victorian architecture, famous street art, bustling underground tubes (subways), 200 acre parks, double…

view of London, from Telegraph.co.uk

Cheerio, JCC; Hello, London!

There’s a light at the end of this dark and dismal tunnel of finals week here at Jamestown Community College, and that’s the break that follows it! Sure-most of us…

Diver about to jump in

Are You Taking the Plunge in College?

For those of you at Jamestown Community College who have read and followed Student Voices, welcome back! For those freshmen out there who have just been sucked into the swing…

Switching Roles

I can’t believe that it has been about seven months since I arrived in Valladolid, Spain for my international internship as an English instruction intern. It is truly amazing how…

Luci with Abuela Cristina and Joli

The Adventure Goes On…

Have I already been home for a week, back to reality and away from my Spanish life? Unfortunately, it is true. I cannot believe how fast time flies. I am…

Blake Peterson at a beach in Spain

United Cultures: Facilitators of Awesome

Over the past two and a half months, fellow student Luci Sena and I have been keeping you up to date through blog posts and pictures of our many different…

Semana Santa procession in Spain

I’m Going to be Cliche: Time Flies When You’re Having Fun!

APRIL ALREADY!? You know what they say, “time flies when you’re having fun!” So it’s cliché, but it really sums up my time here in Valladolid, Spain. In January when…

Children make Father's Day cards in classroom

So Much to Celebrate!

I have had a very fun past couple of months, and I can’t believe that I only have less than a month left here in Valladolid. These past few weeks,…

Sign for Karaoke Bar

UNO, Karaoke, and What People in China Do for Fun

Seeing all of the similarities and differences between our home and China is truly an eye-opening experience. The clothes people wear, the food they eat, the things they do for…

pizza hut and pizza in China

American Food with a Chinese Twist

China and the US are obviously different countries. If you doubt this, I refer you to a map. That said, there are still some striking similarities between the States and…