Travel Journal #9 — If You Give a Mouse a Cookie…

I'm not a stranger to traveling. From Israel and Sweden, to Canada and certainly Mexico, the welcome-home hugs accompanied by the “I want to hear everything” greeting were never haunting, considering that I've been away for three months. Being home the past week almost made me cringe at the words. But I want to tell

By |2012-05-15T15:45:19+00:00May 15th, 2012|News, Music, Travel Journals - Mexico|

Travel Journal #7 — I'm Still Waiting

Living in a city for three months while attending school, job sites, and such, one might believe that routine would develop and begin to usher in and hurry out each day without much excitement. This daily grind, without fail, always comes for a visit too early and overstays its welcome throughout each entire term. In

By |2012-04-29T11:11:27+00:00April 29th, 2012|News, Music, Travel Journals - Mexico|

Travel Journal #6 — Over the River and Through the Jungle

What a blessing we have been given as Centre students studying abroad in Mexico! I want to start this entry with a grand moment of thanksgiving to the study abroad office and professors that have developed such a remarkable program here in Merida. When we first arrived we were swept off for a tour of

By |2012-04-20T13:20:16+00:00April 20th, 2012|News, Music, Travel Journals - Mexico|

Travel Journal #5 — Home, Sweet Mexican Home

Stepping off the bus, walking through the station, and walking through the wide doorways that the strong sun was pouring through — I was back. After spending five days in Cancun, I was very ready to be back on the busy, bright, and boiling streets of Merida. After 30 minutes of walking with my luggage

By |2012-04-02T11:01:07+00:00April 2nd, 2012|News, Music, Travel Journals - Mexico|

Travel Journal #2 — …And All She Could Say Was "WOW!”

When you are a child, you travel across so many different lands, all compromising the laws of reality and never restricting the unbridled possibilities of the imagination. Maybe I just never grew out of that. For as long as I can remember I have been a daydreamer, probably to the extent that it causes reality

By |2012-02-20T13:55:53+00:00February 20th, 2012|News, Music, Travel Journals - Mexico|