UR students studying in Europe traveled to Munich, Germany, to pay their respects at Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site.
I arrived in Hong Kong in June, a few days after the protests on June 12.
I visited the European Union headquarters in Belgium and learned how government officials and media professionals are fighting disinformation.
Rowing crew at Oxford is the best decision I made while being abroad.
I decided that getting the most in-depth experience of Ireland was my goal. I think, for the most part, I accomplished that.
Few situations are perfect, and despite what Instagram may tell you, studying abroad isn’t either.
I have learned that study abroad affects everyone, whether they’re in a rural village, a massive metropolitan center or even at UR.
As we stand looking out into this foreign land, we find that we are not so much learning about the strangeness of our host countries, but about the strangeness of the place we call home.
For the first time in my life, I was forced to speak a language other than English every day.
The pinnacle of my confusion was not returning to UR; it was finding myself frustrated and uninspired by the student body.
As a temporary resident of the U.K., the news of Brexit has become personal to me, as if I’ve been a U.K. resident all my life.