Chicken and Waffles

Chicken and Waffles

While exchange is generally about learning the culture and language of your host country, that doesn’t necessarily mean that one cannot share their own culture as well. My host family had been asking me for a while to have a day where I talk about America and do...
My Final Blog Post

My Final Blog Post

Ahoj z Northfieldu! Something sounds a little different in that introduction, huh? Yep. That’s right. I’m back in Northfield now. This probably doesn’t come as a surprise to many of you, because most students who were abroad this year through...
A Weekend to Remember

A Weekend to Remember

Some months ago, in early November, my host family took me on a trip to Prague and Cheb. They had been planning this weekend-trip since summer and I was so excited when the day finally came for us to embark on our journey. I’d never really been to Prague, only drove...
A Year of Development

A Year of Development

My name is Malachy. I am from a small town in the mountains of northern California and I am currently doing my exchange year in Prague. After being here around six and a half months, I can say it has been completely transformative. I believe I have learned so much by...
Home Away From Home

Home Away From Home

When some students first hear about exchange, they hear only that they’re leaving their home, their family, their friends and their way of life behind. For some students however, they hear about finding a second home, another family, and making more friends and...

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