Oct. 21, 2014

Archive for Stories From Abroad

‘And then, emerging through the morning clouds, came England’

‘And then, emerging through the morning clouds, came England’

Posted On: October 20, 2014

For most of the flight across the Atlantic Ocean, all that was visible outside the window was the [...]

Self-motivation in the British Isles

Self-motivation in the British Isles

Posted On: October 20, 2014

It seems that while all the traveling and saying yes of last week was all well and good, [...]

The wild isn’t too far away: Touring the Scottish Highlands

The wild isn’t too far away: Touring the Scottish Highlands

Posted On: October 16, 2014

Traveling around Scotland has been the theme of the past two weeks, and in 12 hours, I will [...]

Scottish spontaneity

Scottish spontaneity

Posted On: October 02, 2014

Studying abroad, as I mentioned last week, means a lot of putting yourself out there when you’d rather [...]

Finding a family of friends

Finding a family of friends

Posted On: September 25, 2014

One of the most tiring things about being abroad is that you’re always meeting new people. When I [...]

By the numbers: the Scottish referendum

By the numbers: the Scottish referendum

Posted On: September 18, 2014

This week, in a nod to my physics major and FiveThirtyEight, it occurred to me that taking a [...]

The pilgrimage to Scotland

The pilgrimage to Scotland

Posted On: September 11, 2014

The pilgrimage to a new home in a different country is reminiscent of that first drive to Williamsburg [...]

‘We didn’t need to say a word’

‘We didn’t need to say a word’

Posted On: August 28, 2014

I went to Israel to meet my grandfather’s sisters, my only other family members that survived the Holocaust. [...]

10 Things I Love (and 10 Things I Miss)

10 Things I Love (and 10 Things I Miss)

Posted On: August 04, 2014

Living in Cambridge this past month has been incredible. I’ve fallen in love with England and dread heading [...]

A whirlwind week

A whirlwind week

Posted On: August 01, 2014

My eyelids are fluttering as I lay in my bed, laptop open, at 1:30 a.m. Cambridge time. On [...]