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Life-Changing Study Abroad Experience Round 2…..hopefully

In Arrivals, The Art of Travel Spring 2015, Sydney by Dalanee Hester2 Comments

My name is Dalanee Hester and I am currently studying in Sydney for the spring semester. I am creating a food studies major in Gallatin, which mainly consists of human rights, nutrition, and public health courses. I fell into this topic last year while I was writing a paper about why famine occurs, and ever since, I have been completely …

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Asking for Fear

In Arrivals, Paris, The Art of Travel Spring 2015 by Misty1 Comment

Hi, everyone, my name is Misty and I’m so excited to have just joined the class! (In case you’re wondering—no, Misty is not my real name. My birth certificate says Megan, but my parents have called me Misty since I was a baby, as it’s the name of their favorite Johnny Mathis song.) I’m a junior in Gallatin and my …

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New City, New Eyes

In Arrivals, London, The Art of Travel Spring 2015 by Michael Frazier4 Comments

Hello all! I bring cheers from cold London. I will start with a brief introduction of myself. My name is Michael, and am currently a student in Gallatin (just finished Liberal Studies). I’m studying, what I will call, Story Development and Analysis. Essentially I’m studying the crossroads of literature, journalism, and creative writing (basically a multidisciplinary creative writing major). I …

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A New Home

In Berlin, Arrivals, The Art of Travel Spring 2015 by Meredith3 Comments

Hello. My name is Meredith and I am a sophomore at Gallatin. A major reason why I chose to study abroad this semester was the quest that travel makes tangible. The quest to find myself, and eventually, the self that I form with the upcoming life experiences will be better able to form a concentration that caters to the person …