Tag Archives: Oxford

To Walk

I love walking. I guess I have for a long time, but it took me until this summer to put it into words. It hit me first when I was reading a book on the connection between healthy eating and … Continue reading

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Rediscovering Rice

Originally posted January 12, 2012. I thought I was finished with blog posts for this week, but as it turns out, I’m not.  Maybe it’s because I don’t want to think about ordering textbooks, or the resume/cover letters I should also … Continue reading

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And Every European Trip MUST End with Brussels

Originally posted January 3, 2012. Technically, every European vacation does not have to end with Brussels, but it seems that fate has just wanted me to end all my vacations in Belgium.  It has never been planned; the first two times … Continue reading

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The Beginning of the End

Originally posted December 18, 2011. I thought my last week at Oxford would be really emotional.  I’m the kind of sensitive person that usually has a difficult time with goodbye’s and I couldn’t imagine how saying goodbye to this magical university … Continue reading

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An Academic Ending

Originally posted December 1, 2011. I finished my last tutorial at Oxford just a little under an hour ago.  In some ways, I want to shout for joy because there will be no more 500 pg novels to read in three … Continue reading

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Working for the Weekend

Originally posted November 28, 2011. I said that I wasn’t going to post again until the end of the term, but I can’t help it.  I’m going to make time to write because, after not blogging for a week, I can … Continue reading

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Fighting The Fifth Week Blues

Originally posted November 14, 2011. Ever since third week, I’d been hearing rumors of a sort of unplanned Oxford tradition: the fifth week blues.  Apparently, this hits the student body during the fifth week of every term.  After the halfway mark of … Continue reading

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Third Standard Article

Originally posted November 11, 2011. If you want to hear about my British Halloween and Guy Fawkes Day, click this link!

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Learning to Stop, Dance, and Relax

Originally posted November 5, 2011. It’s crazy and sad to think that I’m already half way through my time here at Oxford.  It has already been one month.  On the other hand, as this week has shown me, I have done quite … Continue reading

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Rain, Routine, Rowing

Originally posted October 30, 2011. For some reason, third week has passed by really quickly.  I guess getting into a routine here has helped.  I’m not so conscious of the long, lonely hours spent working.  On the other hand, I’m starting to get … Continue reading

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