Student Blogs

This page displays recent blog posts submitted by students at UCSB while abroad. If the student wrote the blog entry here on our website you can click the title and follow the link to the blog entry. If the student wrote the blog entry on an external website you may click the url of the website and the blog entry will open up in a new browser window. You may additionally browse recent blogs by country from the Student Views page after selecting a particular country.

If you are a student and do not see your blog post here, please be advised that all blog content is reviewed by EAP staff for appropriateness.

Displaying 1 - 6 of 6 entries
Posted: Thursday 19 January 2017 for Spanish Intensive Language, Torcuato Di Tella University
Posted: Saturday 18 October 2014 for Diplomacy & Policy Studies, Amman

So I wore a skirt last night, and here's what happened: Last weekend I played it safe and dressed very conservatively under the assumption that Jordanians remain covered even when at the clubs. To my surprise, however, I saw girls in miniskirts, high heels, and spaghetti strap tops. So this... read more

Posted: Sunday 12 October 2014 for Language & Culture (Intensive Track), UC Center Paris
Posted: Thursday 18 September 2014 for Fudan University

As I wandered around the financial district, the ticker for the Shanghai Stock Exchange clicked upwards in cheerful green. The sound of the closing bell rang off, and I was immediately swarmed by a crowd of bankers, hustling to catch up on their daily rituals after an intense day of trading. I... read more

Posted: Wednesday 17 September 2014 for Fudan University

As I wandered around the financial district, the ticker for the Shanghai Stock Exchange clicked upwards in cheerful green. The sound of the closing bell rang off, and I was immediately swarmed by a crowd of bankers, hustling to catch up on their daily rituals after an intense day of trading. I... read more

Posted: Thursday 21 August 2014 for vietnam