Look Mom, I’m in Berlin!

Last time I checked in, I had recently arrived in Berlin, Germany for my Long Study Tour. This was a jam-packed week of history, politics, and culture, but it was all worthwhile! Berlin has long been at the center of the European political scene. The gravity of the city’s past, just beneath the surface of… Continue reading Look Mom, I’m in Berlin!


Getting Cultured

One of the perks of living in a big city is the amount of incredible things you get to see and do. In the past few weeks, I’ve gotten the chance to learn about some of Stockholm’s biggest cultural attractions–from traditional to modern, art to politics, I feel like I’ve really been getting cultured lately!… Continue reading Getting Cultured

Why I Strike

Last year, environmental activist Greta Thunberg began her school strike against climate change. The premise was simple: every Friday, she left school to protest outside the Riksdag and wouldn’t stop until Sweden met its sustainability goals. This past Friday, I joined the strike at the very same place, along with millions of people in coordinated… Continue reading Why I Strike