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Wait… are we camping?

So, when I first signed up for the Avian Biology Maymester in Costa Rica,  I thought that the Poultry Science Department was going to have us out in the middle of the jungle of Costa Rica. I was convinced that we would be spending the entire 3 weeks looking for…
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First Live Leatherback Hatchling!

Over a week ago, high school students from Washington, D.C. began spending a few hours each night on patrol with us on the beach. Last night was their last night. At first, I was a bit worried about the whole ordeal. You never know how over ten high school students…
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I’m in China…what’s next!

I have been in China for five weeks and I would say that it has been an experience. Usually when people travel to a different country they experience what you would call a culture shock…in my opinion I have not experienced that. Yes, there are many things here that are different…
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Before I left

I decided to spend my spring semester in Beauvais, France during the fall semester.  I never really stopped to think about what it would be like to be gone for three months while everyone at home carried on with their lives.  The people you talk to before always say “Studying…
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After the Return

So I am now back in the United States after spending three weeks in Costa Rica on the Avian Biology study abroad there. Ever since I have gotten back I have been extraordinarily tired from my journey. Despite this I have travelled back to Athens to continue taking more classes….
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