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Blaze Grabowski

Hello there! My name is Blaze. I am a student at George Washington University and I study International Affairs. I am also a Global Bachelor Student, a GW program where students study abroad for three semesters.

2023 Fall
Home University:
George Washington University, The
International Affairs

Blogs by Blaze Grabowski

Me with my host father and mother from Rabat
Blaze Grabowski,

Choosing a Homestay

For many study abroad students, choosing a homestay option can seem daunting, with more possible risk than reward. But during my time in Morocco, there was no...

A hilltop view of the village of Taghazout from our hostel, with the ocean in the background
Blaze Grabowski,

Agadir and Taghazout

For a weekend trip, I headed across Morocco to the coastal city of Agadir. With a surfer village called Taghazout just nearby, this is a truly iconic Moroccan...

A Moroccan style door with Moroccan tile work, with a handsome blond man standing in the middle.
Blaze Grabowski,

Meknes Orientation

The second part of IES Abroad Rabat's orientation takes place in the old imperial city of Meknes. There, we practiced colloquial Arabic, had orientation...