How to Study Korean – Tips From My Own Experience

I still remember Totya (тетя or Auntie) Rosa, my neighbor in Hallandale, Florida, where I first lived after immigrating to the U.S. from Estonia. Totya Rosa was from Colombia and didn’t speak great English, but I always greeted her cheerfully from our balcony,  saying “¡Hola! and doing my best to use the little Spanish I knew. […]

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12 Do’s and Don’ts of Studying Abroad in Seoul, South Korea

Out of my experience studying abroad, I learned many lessons. Many of them apply to life in general. One main lesson I had to learn many times throughout college is help yourself before you help others. It might sound selfish, but had I done so, I probably wouldn’t have been in as bad a state […]

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Here’s Why I Made My First F in College While Studying Abroad in South Korea

My College Experience In Summary Throughout my time in college I have to say I was mainly a B/B- student because I seemed to forget that I was, in fact, a student. Don’t get me wrong, I was pretty ambitious, but perhaps a bit misdirected as I both tried to figure out what I was […]

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