The Magic of Cape Town

Marshall Lewis Advertising Major University of Cape Town, South Africa Spring Semester 2017 Hello from Cape Town! I have been living in Cape Town, South Africa for almost two months now and I still cannot believe it. The experiences I have been having are incredible on a day-to-day basis and the people that I have…

Journey into Uncharted Territory

Jack Fuller Majors: Accountancy and Spanish Buenos Aires, Argentina, Spring 2017 Going to Buenos Aires, I had no idea what it would actually be like.  Of course I had my expectations, but there was no way to be certain when I actually arrived.  For example, upon arrival, there was far less water than I expected. …

We’re Not So Different After All

Anastasia Metros Food and Consumer Package Goods Marketing German Business and Culture Summer I faculty-led program in Berlin and Paderborn, Germany I didn’t really think about how different or similar my university that I would be studying in would be to Western. The more I think about it the more I realize they are similar….

How to Handle a Fish Allergy in Japan

Brittni Sackett Global and International Studies Major Religion and Culture in Japan Summer I short-term, faculty-led course Of all the different gaijin (foreigner) moments that I faced in Japan there was one in particular which stayed with me. Traveling around Japan with a fish allergy wasn’t exactly the easiest thing I have ever done, but…

Clothes, Food, and Travel in Paderborn

Jesse Imanse Sales and Business Marketing University of Paderborn in Paderborn, Germany Spring Semester 2016 Clothing and Attire This one is actually quite interesting for me because it is so noticeable so quickly. The European style is much different than the American. I almost feel out of place wearing something like my nike hoodie or…