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Monthly Archives: February 2014

February 28, 2014 - Posted by Jakusz, Emily M - no comments

I’ve been wanting to travel for the longest time but I’ve never had the courage to actually get out and do it. It’s hard to leave my friends, family and…

February 26, 2014 - Posted by Cerniglia, Courtney M - no comments

After about a month of no extreme travels, my friends, Jessica and Natalie, and I embarked on our first big trip ‘alone’ to Porto, Portugal. After an impulsive craving to…

February 25, 2014 - Posted by Bartnik, Lee J - no comments

Public transportation in Europe is wonderful; anyone will tell you that. What they don’t tell you, however, is that you actually have to know how to use the transportation. For…

February 23, 2014 - Posted by Vida, Amy E - no comments

OK, so remember those five other times I’ve mentioned the UW-Stevens Point Student Government Association? Well, guess what I’m going to talk about right now. Crushed it. SGA again. (They…

February 21, 2014 - Posted by Alexia Szabo - no comments

Hola chicos! Hope everyone is having day, I know I was quiet happy when it started to warm up. It’s nice to be able to walk from classes and home…

February 20, 2014 - Posted by Cerniglia, Courtney M - no comments

After a few weeks off from traveling, our group loaded up on a bus and headed south to Salamanca for the day. It was more relaxed than Segovia and we…

February 19, 2014 - Posted by Bartnik, Lee J - no comments

After our initial welcome tour in Budapest, we took a train to Szeged where we will be living and studying. There, we met a few Hungarian language students who showed…

February 18, 2014 - Posted by Cerniglia, Courtney M - no comments

We had a few ‘off’ weeks where we weren’t traveling or scheduled through the university. It gave us a few moments to breathe which was nice. Although we wished the…

February 18, 2014 - Posted by Vida, Amy E - no comments

This past Friday, Valentine’s Day, was the deadline for 2014-15 applications for our Student Senate. The CPS turnout was weak! What is up with that? I mean, there weren’t as…

February 14, 2014 - Posted by Bartnik, Lee J - no comments

I’ve gotta say, when you don’t speak the local language, everything becomes a bit of an adventure. I remember Mark Koepke (associate director of UWSP International Programs) telling me, “Well,…