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15 Feb '13

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10 Dec '08

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Beer Baron-less

Well, it’s sad to think that the semester is almost over. Though I do have regrets (not getting enough out of the warmer months, for instance), I would hands down do this crazy adventure all over again. It’s fascinating to … Read More

30 Nov '08

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Very, very lost in translation

For Thanksgiving Sara, Kat, Michelle, and I decided to travel to Stockholm. Tempted by Swedes and the thought of sun, we would have done anything to get out of Petersburg for the weekend. (As students, this means we took the … Read More

02 Nov '08

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A break in the clouds

No real reason for posting, except that the weather was surprisingly lovely today. Of course, before noon it was bitingly cold–but there was sun! Sun! We had an excursion to the Museum of Political History of Russia, but only about half of … Read More

02 Nov '08

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19 Oct '08

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Petersburg the Great

Apologies for the lack of posts. Everything seems to be moving at whirlwind-pace, leaving little time for reflection. While my academic schedule here isn’t that busy, day-to-day living is mentally intense (in the best way possible). It seems hard to … Read More

08 Sep '08

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Sprained on the First Day

Well, Amsterdam and Paris went off without so much as hitch, but due to some family curse, I sprained my ankle my first day in St. Petersburg. Unlike my mother when she sprained her ankle in Petersburg, I cried like … Read More

21 Apr '08

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Packing for Russia

Hello to all. Although I’m not even close to arriving in Petersburg (or getting all of the paperwork together), I thought I’d make my first post now; that is, to collect myself before I’m immersed in summer plans or the … Read More