Tyler Benavides

University of Illinois at Chicago
Paris Summer - Beginning Language & Marketing

Hey, my name is Tyler! I am in the Paris - Beginning Language and Marketing program, studying Global Marketing. I am obsessed with the art and culture in this beautiful city of Paris, and want to spread the beauty to all that will take it. Join me in my adventures inside and outside of the classroom!

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July 3, 2017

And so I have returned home. It almost feels a little surreal to suddenly be thrown back into the normal life I’ve always known. There are no more bakeries on the corner, no more tram outside my door, no more French to hear every single day. I can say that I do miss it.

June 28, 2017

It is almost time to say goodbye to the City of Love. Tomorrow is the last day of class, filled with a French final and a marketing presentation. I’m trying to figure out how it all flew by so quickly, but I believe it is just something we’re not capable of realizing as it’s happening.

June 15, 2017


May 31, 2017

Hello everyone!

May 12, 2017

How exactly am I feeling about studying abroad in about a week? To put it simply: I am terrified and ecstatic all at the same time.