Reflecting on My Time Abroad

Our time abroad is already over. Time really flew after our spring break, I think we really got used to our weekly routines and it made time fly by. Studying abroad was one of the best decisions I have made, if not the best. I am so grateful for all of the people I’ve met…

Thank You Sydney

As I look back and reflect on my time in Sydney, it’s hard for me to explain how awesome this experience has been for me. I have made relationships and friendships that are going to last a lifetime and made memories that I will never forget! When thinking back to the first day, when I…

Becoming a World Traveler

Coming towards the end of the program we have had the privilege to travel a lot throughout Australia and to Bali! Our First trip was to 3 different cities in 3 days. We had a 3 day weekend because of labor day so my friends and I, 5 of us, decided to take a trip…

Interning Abroad

As I have mentioned in my previous blogs I chose to partake in an internship here in Sydney. I am interning at a small Australian health foods company called Naked Foods. They have about 18 stores around all different parts of Australia and they are expanding. I work in the main office with 4 other…

Getting Comfortable

My first month in Sydney has been great! I have really like getting used to this city and it has really started to feel like home. I have begun to get into a routine and have come accustomed to it, similar to how you would get used to a class schedule at home. I have…

Cheers!

Hi, my name is Collin Powers, I am a junior Finance and Marketing major at the University of Pittsburgh and this fall I am studying abroad in Sydney, Australia. I am from a small suburb, Reading, Pennsylvania and I am very excited to take on life in a big city. During my time here I…