You've made it to a long weekend—and even though every day feels like a surreal mash-up of weekend and weekday, you still deserve the break!
This week we're spotlighting the experience of finding your independence, which is pretty much a guarantee when you study abroad. And whether you go abroad in search of becoming more self-sufficient, or it's thrust upon you by chance after getting lost in your host city, finding your inner strength is a real confidence booster.
So, in preparation for the adventure of a lifetime, head to your nearest mirror to do a "power pose", learn how to say "courage" in a few different languages, and get invigorated by the student stories below. Once you study abroad, we're tellin' you, there's nothing you can't do!