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CIEE Alumni Post

I was recently featured on the CIEE Alumni website regarding my post-study abroad experiences. Check it out here! Advertisements

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Chorrillana Tour: St. Patrick’s Day Restobar

I want to find the best chorrillanas in Santiago. Yes, I know. This quest may be overambitious, impossible, and very unhealthy. But during our trip to Pichilemu for New Year’s, I mentioned to two of my friends (who are from Santiago) about how … Continue reading

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Patagonia!

About a month ago, I completed the W Circuit in the Torres del Paine National Park with two of my roommates and one of their friends from Peru. It was very challenging at times, but I am so glad that I did it. I … Continue reading

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New year, new perspective

Happy New Year! I know, I know, I’m a bit delayed. Sometimes I forget that two years (almost three!) have passed between my semester abroad and my current stint in Chile. As of the beginning of February, I have been … Continue reading

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Santiago Life: November/December 2014

Besides work, I have been keeping busy! On November 12th, I got to meet up with Piper, one of my friends from my study abroad program. She is currently traveling through South America with her boyfriend, and I am so … Continue reading

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Seminars & Súmate

During the past month, I have attended two different seminars at the Universidad de Chile and the Universidad Católica for work. One focused on the rights of children and the other had a guest speaker from the U.S., Parag Pathak, … Continue reading

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Give thanks, dar gracias

I hadn’t really thought too much about celebrating Thanksgiving in Santiago, but after a lot of “peer pressure” from some of the América Solidaria staff and volunteers, Katie and I decided to organize a potluck dinner. We held the dinner at … Continue reading

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