On the eve of departure…

I can’t believe I’m heading to Europe today! I really am most looking forward to immersing myself into the politics of higher education in central Europe, especially in the context of current events like the refugee crisis and the general EU crisis. What does the idea of a unified or weak Europe have to do […]

The Eve of Departure

As I write this, I am sitting at a Starbucks in Blacksburg. My bags are sitting at home packed with the exception of the last few items that are still in my car from my target run about an hour ago. My itinerary is set, flights are booked, banks have been notified, and my passport … Continue reading The Eve of Departure

On the Eve of Departure

Europe – a place I have head is very beautiful and a place I have wanted to visit for a long time. I still regret the fact that I was not proactive enough to apply for a summer internship in Europe during the junior year of college. But no more regrets…

On the Eve of Departure

Europe – a place I have head is very beautiful and a place I have wanted to visit for a long time. I still regret the fact that I was not proactive enough to apply for a summer internship in Europe during the junior year of college. But no more regrets…

Let the adVenTure begin!

Technically this is not the eve of my departure, but I wanted to be sure to capture my thoughts and current experiences on what will happen before I get so swept up in the urgency of packing!  I leave this week on Wednesday for a brief stop in the UK and France before connecting up … Continue reading Let the adVenTure begin!

One week away…

The semester has finally ended, I have completed the last of the assignments/exams, and I’m gearing up for some exciting things. First off, I’m attending graduation today to support one of my dear colleagues who will be officially “hooded” today and crowned Dr.  I will also be there to support the counseling masters graduates whom … Continue reading One week away…

On the eve of departure…

…I have much to consider. The major line items are my topic of study for the trip, the travel logistics themselves, and, in typical workaholic fashion, how 2 weeks away from the lab will affect me and my progress. I have finally decided to pursue the topic of interdisciplinarity in European landscapes, how it works, […]

Ways to Keep Up With Me!!

Hello! I can’t actually believe I’m headed half a world away in just 14 days! Holy Cannoli!! If people are interested, here are ways to keep up with me during the trip: The Global Perspectives Program website: futureprof.global Our official itinerary Our official blog – where you can see all the participants’ posts My Facebook: …

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