The Unexpected

Katie LaBelle Major: Geography Amazonia: Culture and Environment, Brazil Summer I, 2017 What can I say about Brazil? It’s been a week since I’ve arrived and I can honestly say it’s not as expected. Manuas is a big travel hub so I thought it’d be much more like Rio with all the nicer hotels and…

A Transfer, a Change of Major, and an Opportunity

Katie LaBelle Major:ย Geography Amazonia: Culture and Environment, Brazil Summer I, 2017 So here I am, less than 24 hours before I take the day long trip to Miami and then to Manaus, Brazil. And now Iโ€™m sitting in my hotel room, my boyfriendโ€™s sitting next to me playing games on his phone and telling me…