The Beginning of a Spiritual Journey

Hi! My full name is Daniel Mohsen Abdulla Hakiem Isaac Khalil Kareem Rapheal Abd El Messiah, but most people call me Danny. I’m a rising senior at the University of Pittsburgh, majoring in Emergency Medicine with a minor in Chemistry on the pre-medical track. If you wondered why my name is so long I have…

Begin in Berlin!

Hello! My name is Benji Gluzman and I am a junior at the University of Pittsburgh, and I am a double major in marketing and supply chain management in the College of Business Administration (CBA). To talk a bit about my self from a personal perspective there a some things you should know. I have…

Skills in Spain

So far, my first week in Madrid has been a total whirlwind. There’s just so much color and beauty surrounding me at all times. I’m particularly surprised by how green the city is, and how easy it is to escape into nature.  Now, to get to business (literally). As of right now, I have a…

Getting Adjusted

Hello from Madrid! My first week here has been a wild ride, filled with new foods, culture, and experiences. I’ve been keeping a journal detailing my daily escapades, so that I can go back and relive this incredible trip long after it is over. However, relaying every detail here would be a little excessive, so…

My First Week In Madrid

¡Hola! A little update: We are back and better than ever! ¡Amo a Madrid con toda mi alma! These first five days have been packed with exploring the different neighborhoods, making new friends, and trying to understand what my host family is saying to me. I would have to say my favorite part of the…

Berlin Send-Off

Hi all my name is Nick Tosatti. I just finished my junior year at the University of Pittsburgh, I am a Global Management and Business Information Systems double major. I am from Stratham New Hampshire. I very excited to embark on my study abroad journey as this has been one of my goals since the…

Berlin Beginnings

Hallo, my name is Kira Ota. I’m a 5th year senior at Pitt majoring in business information systems with a minor in German and I will graduate at the end of the fall semester. I grew up in New Jersey, only about 30 minutes outside of Philly, with my parents and two brothers. My family…

Shipping Off To Berlin!

Hello all, my name is Dylan Anton and I am a rising junior majoring in finance and supply chain management, and I am taking part in the International Internship program in Berlin this summer. I am originally from Ithaca, New York, and somehow I found my way to Pittsburgh. After two years I have fallen…

Auf Wiedersehen und Hallo!

Hi readers! My name is Viv Zauhar, I have just finished my junior year at Pitt majoring in media and professional communications in the College of General Studies. I am also pursuing a certificate in television and broadcast arts, as well as the related concentration in European and Eurasian studies certificate from the European Studies…