Anna Ortega

Indiana University
Dublin Summer - Irish Studies

Hi! My name Anna! I study history and folklore at Indiana University. I'm a young chicana who loves hot Cheetos. My favorite holiday is Halloween because I've always been a spooky kid at heart!

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July 30, 2017

I have officially been back in the United States for a week now. My sleep schedule is finally back to normal, the jet lag has worn off. I’ve caught up on the political scandals that I missed from June and July. Slowly I am getting used to the humidity again.

July 18, 2017

This last weekend I went to Killarney with a few of my friends. It was a rushed last minutes decision but it was so worth it. We rode the train in on Saturday, ate dinner, got to our hotel and slept. Sunday we had booked a tour for the gap of dunloe.

July 10, 2017

This weekend was the first time I had traveled outside of Ireland. I went to England to visit a good friend of mine, Elliott, who lives an hour or so outside of Birmingham.

June 27, 2017

Hello from Dublin! The past few weeks have gone flying by, I am halfway through with my program. Even though it has only been about three weeks, I feel like I have been here much longer.

June 16, 2017

My first week in Dublin has is coming to an end and here are a few thoughts on my experience so far.

May 30, 2017

With one more week to go before I leave for Dublin, my pre-departure jitters have me worrying about travel, food, and my lack of James Joyce knowledge.