(Belated) welcome back! For me, too.
So, I studied abroad second semester last year, which was quite possibly the most awesome thing ever. Like, ever. I’ll go over some of the (minor) complaints I had and then get into the awesome.
I studied abroad in Japan, which is where I’ve wanted to be my entire life. Occidental’s study abroad program there is through a college called Tokyo International University, and I’ll have to say that the academic electives I took there were probably some of the most boring/least useful classes I’ve ever taken in my life. So not only did I waste a ton of learning-time, I also came back to my senior year with the worst case of senioritis in the history of ever.
That said, it didn’t take long for me to get...Read More