To Postgrad Abroad or Not To Postgrad Abroad?

There were so many factors that led to my attending graduate school abroad. At the time (2009) I had spent my first year out of undergrad year of unsuccessfully applying for full-time work in my field. I worked part-time as a substitute teacher and server. Student loans repayments were starting. And the price of attending … More To Postgrad Abroad or Not To Postgrad Abroad?

Travel, Writing, and Ireland… My obsession for all three!

For those of you who know me, follow this blog/my social media accounts, or happened to check out my portfolio, you will notice that I mention Ireland. A lot. My entire childhood I longed to go to Ireland. I can’t really explain it. I do not have a close relative who was a recent immigrant. … More Travel, Writing, and Ireland… My obsession for all three!

Are Study Abroad Blogs Ruining The Field?

(Originally posted on Melibee Global) We all see them. We read them. We tweet and share them. Some of us even write them! Just what am I talking about? Blog posts about studying abroad. Those often comical, lighthearted rankings, lists, and advice about the abroad experience, typically housed on institutions’ and third party providers’ blog sites, but also … More Are Study Abroad Blogs Ruining The Field?