Week 3 & 4: Typewriters, Totoro, and a Korean Chicken Soup

Hello Everyone! Classes have started and so I have begun to adjust to my official schedule and studying. This week I was able to go to the National Hangul Museum, National Museum of Korea, and the I-Park Mall, which are all located in Yongsan, Seoul. The National Hangul Museum is a museum built telling the [...]

Week 2: Introduction to Classes and Seoul Myeongdong

Week 2: Introduction to Classes and Seoul Myeongdong

Greetings from Hallym University! Classes began this week with a similar add/drop system to USF making classes and times easy to navigate. Friday, March 1st was also a national holiday here in Korea called Samil, which celebrates the Samil Movement made by Koreans in resistance to the Japanese rule, therefore; everyone got the day off. [...]

Me before U…K

My name is Ulani Rodney and I'm a junior chemical engineer soon to be studying at the University of Nottingham for the Spring 2019 semester. I am a proud recipient of the Education Abroad Passport Scholarship and I'm excited for the journey.  I could go on about my passions to travel and change the world [...]

Weeks 2 and 3: Inner Peace, the Big City, and the Final Chapter

       This post will conclude my Japan travel abroad experience... and I couldn't think of a better way to begin in than with SAMURAI! We had the pleasure of learning about bushido and the ancient art of the samurai at this unique experiential event. The three people on the left were trained in [...]