The Latest from Spain

Mar 29 9:45pm
Madrid

A Letter from Quarantine

Post by Julia Ebben

Some thoughts on the premature end of study abroad, the global situation, & the appropriate attitude to have toward it all.

Mar 26 11:32pm
Barcelona

Barcelona's Top Sunset Locations

Post by Shane Young

1) Bunkers del Carmel

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Mar 21 8:18pm
Madrid

Rejecting the Rhetoric of Loss

Post by Madeira Thayer

From 4am to 9am on Friday the 13th, I sat on the floor of Madrid Barajas Airport on the phone with various airline customer service representatives searching for a new flight, answers to my questions, and some sense of security and control. Just hours before I was supposed to take off, one leg of my flight was canceled.

Mar 15 3:20pm
Barcelona

Greater Than Pictures: Lessons From My Photography Professor

Post by Shane Young

My favorite class here and one of the best courses I have ever taken is my photography class. I hesitantly chose to take this class, knowing that I had an interest and appreciation for photography, but lacking any time of prior knowledge. This scared me a little, but I kept telling myself that if I learned how to photograph in Spain, this would be a passion that I would cherish even more, and this is exactly what happened.

Mar 15 10:22am
Salamanca

Love in the Time of Coronavirus

Post by Haley Lundeen

If someone would’ve told me before I left that I’d be in Europe at the time of a global virus outbreak, I wouldn’t have believed them. Yet here I am, studying abroad in Spain when it is in the top five countries in the world for amount of cases of the new coronavirus. I’m not going to lie—it’s stressful.