Homelessness – Thoughts on Oxford and the Return Home

This is an excerpt of Grace Carhart’s blog post “Homelessness – Thoughts on Oxford and the Return Home” written about her year in Oxford, England. To read the full post, follow this link: https://atruercolor.wordpress.com/2016/06/29/homelessness-thoughts-on-oxford-and-the-return-home/. The bits of England that I have left are slowly dwindling. I have the last few swipes of an overpriced stick of … More Homelessness – Thoughts on Oxford and the Return Home

Travel and Technology

This is an expert from Margaret Wright’s blog. Although she studied abroad in Dublin, her lesson comes from her time in Spain. Technology is an amazing thing. It’s so powerful, and has the ability to connect in so many ways. But strangely enough, I’ve found it also has the power to disconnect. Let me explain. … More Travel and Technology

Tales of a Nomad in New Zealand: Leaving and Arriving

This is an excerpt from Sierra Flach’s blog series for Gordon College’s blog The Bell. She is currently studying abroad at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand.  Leaving Home Leaving hot upstate New York in July was not easy. In the slushy, gray days of the spring semester it is easy to dream … More Tales of a Nomad in New Zealand: Leaving and Arriving