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SYLVIA PLATH, THE BELL JAR

It is our wish to provide you, our valued readers, with engaging and interesting information about the spectacular world around us, and, hopefully, the words you find here will also inspire you to get out, to learn, to live, and above all else, to travel!

6 Health and Safety Tips to Boost Immunity This Semester

University students get to enjoy many benefits, like increased independence and vibrant social lives. They also have to deal with numerous challenges that come with living at college. Being around ...

by Guest Blogger, Ginger Abbot

5 Practical Tips for Finding a College Housing Abroad

Going to college is more than just choosing your course and the university you want to attend. You should also take a look into your housing options if you are studying abroad. For one, it can be ...

Second Week in Florence

This second week in Florence has been mostly devoted to the arts. The weather had a sudden change; some summer clouds brought a little rain, decreasing the temperature and encouraging some inside ...

Second Week in Cadiz

Saludos Desde Cádiz! These past few days have seemingly flown by for our group here in Andalucía. Since our update from this past weekend, our students have visited 3 more museums, climbed one ...

First Week in Florence

We hit the ground running here in Florence! These first five days have been great! The group arrived early in the afternoon on Saturday at Peretola Aeroporto. That evening, we took a wonderful ...

First Week in Cadiz

After a long week of language class, electives, and afternoon activities, we finally made it to the much anticipated weekend excursion. Today our group took our bus to Bolonia, a small village on ...

by Abbey Road

First Weekend in Cadiz

!Muy buenos días a todos! After a long and adventurous journey from JFK to Cádiz, I am happy to report that we have all arrived in one piece and spent the weekend exploring our new city! As ...

by Abbey Road

Take a Break: 8 Simple Ways to Prevent School Burnout

As with any mental health issues, there is also a lack of information and understanding about school burnout. It is the negative emotion a student feels towards prolonged study. You know you are ...

by Abbey Road

7 Reasons to Study Abroad in Canada

Studying abroad is an exciting experience for many students. You get to emerge yourself in a new culture and make new friends! Where you want to travel is one of the most important questions to ...

by Guest Blogger, Ginger Abbot

Online Learning Takeaways You Can Use As Life Skills

Even though attending school online may not have been your first choice, you’ll gain many virtual learning skills that become useful later in life. Students can utilize these new abilities ...

by Guest Blogger, Ginger Abbot

6 Smart Ways To Help You Become Multilingual

Do you have a dream of speaking another language fluently? You are not alone. Many people desire to become fluent in a foreign language. Developing this skill will widen your knowledge of new ...

by Guest Blogger, Ashly Williams

5 Comfort Food Recipes to Make From Your College Dorm

Are you missing your mom’s homemade meatloaf? What about those brownies with gooey frosting? You can’t make those in your dorm — or can you?  These recipes for college students are easy to ...

by Guest Blogger, Ginger Abbot