Gdansk-ing, Frankfurt, and Normalcy

Last week was no normal week. Forced out of my normal routine, I attended my program’s mid-year seminar in Frankfurt during the weekdays. There was a lot of bureaucracy, wasted time and nonsense… as was expected. What did I learn from a week of group meetings? Absolutely nothing. Thankfully, I got to visit Checkpoint Alpha,…

Flats, University Courses and Primaries: 2016 Edition

Somehow, it’s just been 18 days since the New Year. Already, there have been so many┬áso many changes and differences that fundamentally distinguish it from 2015. This is first year I have begun my full New Year in a foreign country, and it’s been such an incredible experience to implement change abroad. Attending my local…