When presented with the opportunity to apply for the initiative, I reviewed the list of identified countries and went to the CIA Factbook for country specific information (location, weather, population, demographics, etc.) and Department of State website to review current information on political, social and threat levels. Fortunately, I was able to have conversation with… Continue reading Mellon Initiative – South Korea
As I sat at dinner, I could not help but to question myself. “Am I really going to be on a ship for four months with people I know nothing about?” Reality still hasn’t really hit me yet, but I guess I am because the boat is now moving and shaking so there is no turning… Continue reading Reality Strikes!
Before coming to Korea I was so excited! It was my first time out of the country, and I was unsure of what to expect. But it was not until I got on the flight, that I did not think I was going to make it! A 14 hour flight was the longest flight I… Continue reading 2012 Peace Seminar in South Korea