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Have Fear, Will Travel

“Aren’t you scared to go somewhere so far away all by yourself?” This is a question I’ve heard before. The summer between graduating High School and coming to the Hill Top, my family, friends, and strangers at the groccery store … Continue reading

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Learning the language of the porteños

¡Hola todos! Although it still seems surreal, in less than 24 hours, I will be boarding a plane to embark on my study abroad adventure in Buenos Aires with the CIEE program. During the five months that I am in … Continue reading

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Oh, The Places You’ll Go!

Hello Readers! My name is Caroline and this fall I will be studying abroad in Beijing, China with ACC Hamilton. I currently have 15 days until my September 1st departure. This pre-departure blog serves two purposes: to introduce myself and … Continue reading

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Stage 2

I think I am experiencing culture shock, and I haven’t even left yet. After the world’s longest winter break, I leave tomorrow for Krakow, Poland. This will be my third trip to Poland, following closely on the heels of a … Continue reading

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