Tag Archives: London

Final Days in London (Olivia Sievert)

I can hardly believe that in less than 2 days I will be headed home to Chicago. It is going to be bittersweet to leave London. I have had the most amazing time here these last 3 1/2 months and … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for a Change (Luanne Spence)

As the last few days of our study abroad experience are beginning to wind down – I cannot help but be nervous to head back home. I feel like I have grown accustomed to so many things, which only a … Continue reading

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Leaving London (Alex Yurk)

As I begin my last week here, I’ve got 2 final papers, a final exam, 3 days of work left and 6 days left in London.  I don’t know where the time went.  I remember as if it wasyesterday arriving in … Continue reading

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London Lovin’ (KJ Scribner)

What seems like yesterday, I packed my bags and flew nearly 4,000 miles across the world, leaving behind the comforts of home to experience a new culture and way of life. On September 1st, 2011 my plane touched down in … Continue reading

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Just Do It! (Keri Hodnik)

The decision to study abroad is one that many people struggle with. They are afraid they are going to miss school, friends, parents, boyfriends or girlfriends, and they let this fear convince them that studying abroad is not worth it. … Continue reading

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Leaving London (Taylor Tencate)

Studying abroad has been the greatest decision in my life.  As time in London continues to dwindle, and we are only a few days left before returning home, I have been reflecting on my time here.  Studying abroad has changed … Continue reading

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I Could Get Used to This (Keri Hodnik)

This semester, I have been interning at a company called ETX Capital. It is a spread betting firm in the heart of London. If you do not know what spread betting is, it is basically wagering on moves in the … Continue reading

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It’s Not Goodbye London, It’s See You the Second I Have Enough Money to Return! (Brianna Simkowski)

Given the opportunity to study abroad was one of the best choices of my life.  I have had the most amazing 4 months anyone could ask for.  Traveling to a country here takes less time on a flight than it … Continue reading

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Departing London (Emily Landa)

Even though it is depressing to think about, I have to acknowledge that my time in London is quickly coming to a close, and the four months that I was looking forward to over summer break are running out.  I … Continue reading

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Surviving the NHS (KJ Scribner)

When you’re on vacation, traveling, or studying abroad, the last thing on your mind is any type of sickness or injury. But as we all know, things happen! Well, this “thing” happened to me a few days back and its … Continue reading

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