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On Being American

Before studying abroad, everyone tells you that living in a foreign country will be a great way to learn about all about a new culture and its customs. While that’s true, no one ever tells you that experiencing these new … Continue reading

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Kilts Are Real, And Other Scottish Discoveries

Before arriving in Edinburgh, I had been told it was a gorgeous and unique city and that I would absolutely love it. I’m happy to say that it has lived up to and surpassed those high expectations. The buildings are … Continue reading

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Scotland: The Beginning (Not “Braveheart”)

Three weeks ago, I was convinced that the University of Edinburgh thought I was a boy. About a month ago, they sent me an unofficial letter to confirm that I had applied for housing that referred to me as “Mr. … Continue reading

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