Tag Archives: Personal Growth

Metaphors in Ecuador (Gwen Hasenberg)

Last night I had an interesting dream.  I was packing up my suitcases.   While I was packing I kept remembering more and more stuff that I needed to bring with me and more and more stuff just kept appearing out of nowhere that … Continue reading

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Personal Growth (Alessandra Mendez)

Unfortunately the last days of my trip are here. I never thought it would come so soon and I am terribly sad to have to leave. I have had the best time and a great experience that will benefit me … Continue reading

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Stillness and Silence in Camino (Alyssa Wolan)

Albergue: 5 euro nutella: 2.50 euros hiking boots: 15 euros camino: PRICELESS Galicia is a northern province of Spain that is home to one of Europe’s most famous pilgrimages.  It is believed that the remains of the apostle St. James … Continue reading

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What I’ve Come to Learn (Cindy Frisch)

Being away from home for nearly five months made me realize: -I knew I loved my family and friends from home, but I didn’t recognize how much I didn’t go with anyone I knew and I’ve never really had to … Continue reading

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10 Days Left in Ecuador (Ted Schoenleber)

With just 10 days left of my 5 month stay here in Ecuador, reality is slowly taking over as I prepare to head back to Green Bay. Five months I have spent living in quasi-paradise; sometimes choked by the overwhelming … 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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Final Week (Casey Olson)

Today marked the first day of my final week abroad.  With the gentle sound of rain hitting my window this morning, I didn’t even want to get out of bed.  I am pretty sure I have myself convinced that if I don’t go through … 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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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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