Tellus

Tellus: (tel’us), n. 1. [Latin] earth, soil, and the land; a country; the world. 2. a collection of Willamette University student’s insights, stories, photos and thoughts from their experiences studying abroad.

Archive for February 16th, 2011

Desensitization and discomfort »

http://rmkrowboniske.blogspot.com/2010/08/desensitization-and-discomfort.html
This blog entry captures some of the feelings that seemed to be recurring throughout my stay in South Africa. Struggling with my need to push myself to actively engage outside of the Rhodes University “bubble” and my common feelings of discomfort shaped my experience abroad and helped transform the way I think and engage in [...]

A Veces La Vida Es Como Una Película (Sometimes Life Is Like A Movie) »

Visit my blog below:
http://jillieinspain.blogspot.com/2010/09/veces-vida-es-como-una-pelicula.html
I think this was one of the most representative blogs I have from my trip to Spain, especially concerning the language barrier but you are more than welcome to look at any other blogs I wrote. I used my blog as a mainstream way to communicate the major events in my life while abroad to family and friends. My experience abroad, right at your fingertips- Enjoy!