Greater Expectations

My first month abroad has been filled with surpassed expectations, surprising challenges, and a ton of memorable experiences. Over this time, I’ve gotten comfortable with thinking of London as more of home than a destination. I’m definitely more used to the slang here, meaning I don’t confuse a Londoner asking me “Are you okay?” with…

“Please Mind the Gap”

One of London’s most (in)famous attractions is the Underground. During my first few weeks here, commuting via the tube everyday was an exciting experience. Though I’ve ridden several subway systems before, I had never had the chance to ride one as part of my daily routine. My favorite part about the tube is how quiet…

54 Goldhawk Road

It’s been exactly two weeks since I landed here in London, although with my schedule so far it seems that easily could have been two months ago. I’ve managed to see a lot in my time here so far, but I thought I’d start my first in-country blog post with an introduction to my home…

Intro to Me

Hi everyone, I’m Bryan Runyon and I’m originally from Wall, New Jersey (near the shore). My interests include rock music, writing, sci-fi, professional baseball, football, and basketball, as well as college football and basketball (Mets, Giants, Knicks, Pitt). I’m a junior supply chain management and business information systems double major at CBA. I intend to…