UZH and ETH impressions

my initial impressions of the University of Zurich and of ETH were that they were extremely old, well-funded institutions. They seemed to embody every ideal about the classical academy from the architecture, to the imposing nature of end of term examinations, to the student-advisor relationships. However, when digging a little deeper they still have similar … Continue reading UZH and ETH impressions

Eve of departure – Year 10

The “eve of departure” for the 2015 Global Perspectives Program is rapidly approaching.  And as I contemplate another departure, I’m struck by the fact that this is the 10th year of the program.   For me, each year brings a similar … Continue reading