ACADEMICS 1. What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I took five courses while I was in Madrid, two for my Spanish major, two for fun, and an intensive 4 week Spanish course. I took all of my classes in Spanish, although there were some classes that … More Amy B, Spain- Complutense University of Madrid (Spanish/Biology)
Read about Michelle’s adventures Down Under here: https://meeshdownunder.tumblr.com/.
Read about Alice’s adventures in Scotland here: https://themightyjoke.wordpress.com/category/adventures-in-scotland/.
Read about Kirby’s adventures in Paris here: http://thelovepugkb.blogspot.com/.
Read about Julia’s adventures in Thailand here: https://thailand2016.travellerspoint.com/.
Read about Gloria’s adventures in Seoul, South Korea here: https://oneseoul.wixsite.com/studyabroad/blog/.
Read about Derek’s adventures in Japan here: http://studyabroadaticu.blogspot.com/.
Read about Phanitta’s spring semester at Tohoku University in Japan as a STEM major here: https://pitainjapan.wordpress.com/.
Read about Michelle’s adventures in Shanghai, China here: http://fannypackmak.blogspot.com/.
Before coming to Rio, I used to always joke around with my friends, that if past lives existed, I was most definitely Brazilian in my past life. Nothing else could explain the connection I felt to Brazilian culture when listening to Bossa Nova or Samba. After I returned from Brazil, I found out that this was … More Jackie S., Brazil–PUC Rio Global Studies and Portuguese Minor