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Two Study Abroad students and Their Groceries

Hello there!

My name is Sarah and I am a third year Communications major. First things first, I absolutely adore Champlain College.

Sarah Steward - Champlain Abroad Dublin Fall 2015

Sarah Steward – Champlain Abroad Dublin Fall 2015

Over the past three years, it has made me who I am in many ways, and I’m excited to see where my academic endeavors take me while I study abroad with Champlain Abroad Dublin. The next four months will hold a ton of adventure and learning experiences; I am grateful that I get to share them with you!

Every day I fall more and more in love with Ireland. Everyday I also learn to accept that the things I may have once viewed as oddities are now a part of my new daily routine. Sometimes you just have to roll with it.

Exhibit A:

Two girls walk into a bar…

Scratch that.

Two American girls walk into a bar grocery store. In Ireland.

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Champlain goes Céilí

Instead of learning about the way Irish people dance, our professor, Caroline Elbay, decided to take us out for a fun night of Ceili dancing. Once we arrived at the building and opened the door we were ambushed by the music, culture, and people. Unfortunately for the dancing, we were the only people that were […]

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Rollerblading connecting

One of my favorite experiences during my time here in Dublin so far was traveling outside the city, by bus, to an indoor skate park called Flip Xtreme.  Before venturing out, I connected with some of the local rollerbladers through the skatepark’s Facebook page.  They seemed very welcoming and eager to meet me, which made me […]

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