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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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Mi brújula chilena

Something I have always loved about New Orleans is how people get their bearings based on the Mississippi and Lake Pontchartrain instead of traditional cardinal directions. Like Richard Campanella (a Tulane professor) says in his book Time and Place in … Continue reading

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Life in Chile, 18-Feb through 22-Feb

On February 18th my host mom and I left Santiago to head to Reñaca and Viña del Mar…along with her husband (they are separated) and her friend, a 60/70-something woman (MT) who owns the apartment at the beach where my … Continue reading

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