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Reflecting on my DR Abroad Experience

After four full months of deciphering Dominican Spanish, stuffing myself with plátanos and my host mom’s delicious cooking, riding motorcycles to get to class, and otherwise learning about Dominican culture, I am back safe and sound in my home in … Continue reading

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Two’s A Crowd, Three’s A Party…Until They All Fall Down.

If we consider the wise words above by Andy Warhol to hold true, then the pueblicito (little town) named Consuegras that 88-year-old Antonio lives in with his four chickens, three goats, and one horse definitely charts itself proudly on the map of … Continue reading

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Goodbye My Almost Lover

End of yet another week at Complutense, followed up ahead by a final group session with all of the Georgetown program students in Madrid this semester and a Goodbye dinner in the evening for the Spanish mentors and us. Having … Continue reading

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Goodbye Tears and Some Long-Overdue Reflection

As I sit safely ensconced at home in Accra, it’s quite surreal that my four months in Dakar came to an end so quickly while I was going to the beach, sitting through seemingly endless lectures, and side-stepping the steaming … Continue reading

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