How to Pack for 10 Weeks in Paris

Bonjour à tous! My name is Michelle Ohlwiler, and I am a sophomore Marketing major and French minor at the University of Florida. I have studied the French language and culture since I was in 7th grade. As I’ve continued to study the culture, I’ve only grown more in love with France. I’ve dreamt of living in … Continue reading How to Pack for 10 Weeks in Paris

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Nothing Greater than the Great Wall

What makes an experience great? Maybe it is traveling to one of the seven wonders of the world, and being able to experience it in beautiful weather. Or maybe it is being able to climb a private section of a landmark and experience breathtaking views. There was something about climbing the Great Wall of China … Continue reading Nothing Greater than the Great Wall

FlywithCy: Being Black in China Means that I’m Beyonce`, clearly.

Before my departure, I knew three things: China does not have a huge Black population. Color-ism still existed, having a paler skin tone was mainstreamed. Less than 6% of Black students, in the U.S, study abroad during their undergrad years. During the first week for sure, I WAS CHINA GO HOME -.-” This homesickness was … Continue reading FlywithCy: Being Black in China Means that I’m Beyonce`, clearly.