Blog Entry #6

Hell week. Students usually use this term to refer to a difficult period in which: (a) they must take more than one test, (b) these tests are accompanied by a heavy work load in other classes (i.e., projects, papers), and (c) they feel a significant amount of stress due to these expectations, exhaustion due to … Continue reading Blog Entry #6

Blog Entry #5

Blog Entry #5: La Alhambra Thursday, June 09, 2011 5:32 PM There wasn't much rest for the weary last Friday. After the cathedral and the chapel we were bused straight to La Alhambra. From the highway, we passed through a tunnel and emerged at the foot of a mountain. The road leading up was steep, … Continue reading Blog Entry #5

Blog Entry #4

Blog Entry #4 Tuesday, June 07, 2011 7:20 PM I never expected to have trouble with classes, but unfortunately the most discouraging thing about my trip to Sevilla so far has been my grades. I thought that I would be fine, having just taken Spanish 3303 this past semester, but unfortunately conversation, rather than grammar, … Continue reading Blog Entry #4