France 2018 - My Expectations

Aero: Brent Roberts – France 2018 – My Expectations

… … I honestly don’t feel as if I have enough experience with traveling outside of my own country to set detailed expectations. I haven’t done any research into France or its culture and that’s the way I prefer it. I want the ground to fall out from under my feet because I enjoy the […]

France 2018 - My Expectations

Aero: Amanda Vitale – France 2018 – My Expectations

… … I’m not sure exactly what to expect since I have never travelled overseas. Honestly, I haven’t travel far at all. Therefore, this is all going to be a new experience for me. I’ve always enjoyed traveling, for the few times I’ve had the chance to, but it’s just hard to find the time […]

France 2018 - My Expectations

Aero: Alaina Steensma – France 2018 – My Expectations

… … While i anxiously await our departure to France it also gives me plenty of time to search and try and prepare myself for what life will be like in a different country. I expect that the food portions will be smaller and/or lighter in comparison to the large heavy portions we have here […]

France 2018 - My Expectations

Aero: Arvilla Mast – France 2018 – My Expectations

… … Honestly, I don’t have any idea what to expect! I think it’s easy to go about our everyday life without thinking about how things are done outside our borders. I’m very excited to get out of my box and experience another way of life. I’m worried about being an uncultured American, so I’m […]

Folium: What Should I Absolutely Not Do When Visiting Your Country via BBC

Folium: What Should I Absolutely Not Do When Visiting Your Country via BBC

… Connect BBC: What Should I Absolutely Not Do When Visiting Your Country … If you’re looking to visit another country soon and want to know what to expect, most blogs you read around the internet will tell you what to do while visiting different countries. This blog on the other hand warns you of […]

Folium: What Is The Value Of An Education In The Humanities via NPR

Folium: What Is The Value Of An Education In The Humanities via NPR

… Connect NPR: What Is The Value Of An Education In The Humanities? … The cost of living paid for by those who have come before us is small in comparison with the cost of which we pay as students to receive an education about those have have come before us. Adam Frank is his […]

Folium: We think More Rationally in a Foreign Language via BPS

Folium: We think More Rationally in a Foreign Language via BPS

… Connect BPS: We think More Rationally in a Foreign Language … There is a psychology of language that is the study of the psychological factors that enable humans to acquire, use, comprehend and produce language. There have been many studies done on bilingual students that has reported on that people are immune to two […]

Folium: Why Constant Learners All Embrace the 5-Hour Rule via Inc

Folium: Why Constant Learners All Embrace the 5-Hour Rule via Inc.

… Connect Inc: Why Constant Learners All Embrace the 5-Hour Rule … Have you ever wished to become like the greats of the world? You may have asked yourself this question many times, but have you ever asked yourself what the greats do in order to be considered one of the greats? Nobody is born […]

Folium: The Glossary of Happiness via NewYorker

Folium: The Glossary of Happiness via NewYorker

… Connect NewYorker: The Glossary of Happiness … Languages often get “lost in translation,” and this phenomenon can be due to a simple mistake or due to the fact that one language was not quite able to capture the essence of a word’s meaning in another language. Sometimes in other languages there are certain words […]

Folium: Our Use Of Little Words Can, Uh, Reveal Hidden Interests via NPR

Folium: Our Use Of Little Words Can, Uh, Reveal Hidden Interests via NPR

… Connect NPR: Our Use Of Little Words Can, Uh, Reveal Hidden Interests … Audio (Audio via NPR) … Imagine a time where you have been to a very crowded place and have heard the roar of people talking around you. In that roar there is a constant mix of words; vowels, consonants, verbs, nouns. Unless […]