After three-and-a-half months of adventures, new experiences, and exciting learning opportunities which became a new norm, we made it to the final week of our study away adventure. Following is the account of my final week in beautiful Costa Rica and the journey back to a life I’ve spent quite a time away from back … Continue reading Week 15: Al Fin…Time for a New Adventure!
How the days fly! Time for another blog…and nearly time to say farewell to Costa Rica. But thoughts of this need not put a damper on the stretch still available, and I’m definitely trying to make the most of the days remaining. Here’s how week 14 went: Monday morning opened with an in-class discussion of … Continue reading Week 14: Ya Casi (Already Almost)
Here I stand on the cusp of my final three weekly blogs…it’s odd how fast the time has flown while seeming to simultaneously drag its metaphoric feet through the mud in allowing so many activities to happen. Regardless, I am trying to make the most of the little time left here, but this week, I … Continue reading Week 13: Writing To-Do Lists, but Still Living Life
This week, I created a list in my phone to help remember for this blog all that’s gone down in these last seven days…and looking back over the goings-on, it feels like more than just a single week has passed. The changing of months and sheer breadth of activities probably added to this. It’s been … Continue reading Week 12: Semana Santa and All the Happenings
Here, once more, I inscribe and publish for the world another week’s happenings and engagements. This was a very full week for me; as I’m sure you’ll see in the paragraphs that follow. Hope you enjoy the tale of week 11 and all it brought with it. Monday opened with a very tired Gabriel dragging … Continue reading Week 11: Three Countries, One Week!