10 Things Study Abroad Will Teach You: Adventures in Taiwan

I’ve just returned from a two week study abroad in Taiwan through the University of St. Thomas where I am working on a masters degree in international studies. I have always dreamed of traveling to Asia but, to be perfectly honest, I had always imagined myself first visiting the majestic temples of Cambodia or the pristineContinue reading “10 Things Study Abroad Will Teach You: Adventures in Taiwan”

U.S. / Turkey Relations – Documentary Short

As we’re nearing the end of my first semester of graduate school (I’m studying International Studies), I thought I’d share one of the projects we worked on for my Regional Study of North Africa & the Middle East class. It’s a short, 8 minute (mini) documentary that I produced (and narrated) on U.S. / TurkishContinue reading “U.S. / Turkey Relations – Documentary Short”

Accepted to Graduate School for International Studies!

One of my long time goals has been to attend graduate school for international studies. The problem was I always seemed to come up with reasons why it wasn’t a possibility. Earlier this year, I stumbled upon an invite to attend an information session at the University of St. Thomas. That was it. I wasContinue reading “Accepted to Graduate School for International Studies!”