This past week has been the most intense week! My program has done so much that I feel like I’ve been here for months. It’s taken the whole week though to truly start to get the hang of the Parisian lifestyle. Though we were told we never will […]
Who am I?
The name is Zach Mapes. I am an alumnus of Lincoln Southwest High School, Home of the Silverhawks, in Lincoln, NE. I am a current junior at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln, majoring in Secondary Education in the Spanish Language. Although I may be a student at UNL I attend La Universidad de Granada in Granada, Andalucía, España. I am here to study Spanish, hopefully become a fluent speaker (or as close as I can get in a semester), and learn about the Spanish culture. All in all, this trip should be good for me, and hopefully for you as well.
France’s monuments are open to young Europeans free of charge. This is a fantastic, privilege offered. Today, I visited the Pantheon, it is a wonder. It is funny, because, the music in the back ground is heroic and romantic, so true to the monument that is seems as […]
Jonathan Schaller September 12, 2009 Global Studies, Governance at Arizona State University. Paris and its cool weather is a change from the desert climate. French political classes interest me and current affairs. I do not know what classes I will be taking, because, I have not taken the […]
Name: Ampson Hagan Home University: The Ohio State University Hometown: Silver Spring, MD Duration of Time Abroad: Full Academic Year (9 months) Reason for studying abroad: I want to learn French. In fact, I’ve wanted to learn French ever since I was in high school. I started taking […]