Traveling Cheap as a College Student

Melina Wilcox Major: Sculpture Minor: Art History Book Arts in Europe, Summer I 2017 It’s pretty well known that college students are short in cash, and that traveling tends to be expensive. But traveling abroad is still possible, and there are ways to do it on a tight budget. A friend and I are going…

Essential Tips For Living in Capetown

Marshall Lewis Advertising Major University of Cape Town, South Africa Spring Semester 2017 I flew out of O’Hare international flights so I converted some money there and I then had a 15 hour layover in Dubai in which I converted a lot more money at the huge airport there, it was very easy. I would…

Am I Lost Yet?

Christina Chizmadia Major: Textile & Apparel Studies: Fashion Merchandising Minor: Event Management Program: Regents University, London UK You know that feeling that you get after returning to school after the summer is over and relearning math? Well that was the exact feeling I had once I got through customs at the airport. Except the math…

A Traveling Novice Takes his First Big Trip

Jack Fuller Majors: Accountancy and Spanish Buenos Aires, Argentina, Spring 2017 Traveling was something my family never really did, with vacations spent instead at home relaxing with each other.  However, this did not mean that I did not want to travel, but however just did not ever have the opportunity until.  So, without ever being…

International Airport Mishaps En Route to Tokyo

Brittni Sackett Global and International Studies Major Religion and Culture in Japan Summer I short-term, faculty-led course   We had just experienced a small adventure in Canada as our original flight got cancelled. As we all headed to the airport with excitement we ran into quite a few complications. Mechanical issues, delays, and eventually a…