Archive for March, 2015

Rotterdam :)

In: Parikrama Rai

24 Mar 2015

I enjoy historical architecture as much as the next guy. Whenever, I visit another city anywhere else in the Netherlands, which I do often, I am unfailingly awestruck every time I cast my eyes on a medieval building or a decorated church. However, many of these cities may appear so similar in such respect that […]

Hard work beats talent seven days of the week. And if effort is the driver of success, then you have only yourself to blame for not trying hard enough, right? Well that’s what many ambitious students believe and do. They spend countless hours in the library, make summaries, and pull all-nighters that culminate in a […]

The start of an exchange semester is incredibly daunting. Even though most of your mind is so excited, there’s always a little part of it in the background saying “but what if you don’t make any friends? What if you run out of money? What if you can’t find your favourite food? What then??” Luckily, […]

I made lists. An extensive word document with different categories. Creative writing and social sciences including cultural studies. Can I study all of this? Then I researched all possible programs available in English within Europe – because I had to start somewhere. Within these categories I collected all MA programs that sounded like I would […]


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