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Many Differences

In England by Eller Student

George Suddock Accounting May 2017      After spending my summer in London and experiencing the English lifestyle, I understand the differences between American and European cultures. One of the biggest things that I’ve noticed is the amount of personal space each culture feels is necessary to be comfortable. In London, everything was small and was packed tight areas. In America, roads are spread …

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Experienced So Much

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Justin Jost Finance Major Expected Graduation: May 2018      It is crazy to me that I was in London just two short weeks ago. While I have the constant thoughts of what my future holds, the past two weeks have given me time to reflect about my summer. I miss my work environment with my supportive boss and coworkers …

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A New Perspective

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Gilberto M. Valdez Internship: London      My name is Gilberto Valdez and I hope to graduate in the Spring of 2017 with a Bachelor Degree in Management Information Systems from the Eller College. This summer I made one of the best decisions I’ve made in my life, I completed an internship in London. Even though my internship only lasted for a …

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The Best Summer Of My Life

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Caroline Ochoa Major: MIS Expected Graduation: May 2018        After stopping at 4 airports and travelling 28 hours home, I am back in the States. Two weeks before I left, my roommate reminded me that our time was coming to an end. As I got ready for work and brushed my mascara on, I felt myself crying. I …

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Missing the Adventures

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Alex Gibson    Major: MIS & Management Expected Graduation: May 2018      Now that I am back in the United States, the first thing I notice are the buildings:  everything is so tall and modern compared to the short, historic buildings in London and I find myself missing the older buildings.  While I am happy to be back with my …

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Missing Everything But The Showers

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Jack Farnstrom Major: Business Economics Expected Graduation: December 2017      The first thing I thought to myself once I was back in the United States was how much I was going to miss the London life. My hometown is pretty quaint and very warm during the summer and I knew the rest of my summer break was going to be fairly …

Couldn’t Help But Fall In Love

In England by Eller Student

Khenda McIntee Major: Pre-Business Expected Graduation: May 2019      London has been more than what I had imagined. I have always loved London before ever setting foot there and now that I have, I love it even more. It was so hard saying goodbye to the wonderful people I’ve met over the summer. It was even harder saying goodbye …

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Already Missing London

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Andrew Strauss      I have learned more useful skills in the past 2 months than I have in 2 years of college. I gained priceless information regarding company branding, graphic design, web design, and advertising. I learned how a company is supposed to present itself and how a company gains clients. At college, I learn about things that are …

My Calling

In England by Eller Student

Courtney Nash      After completing my eight weeks of a full-time internship, looking back I can now see how much I took away from it. I learned that the high fashion industry is extremely competitive and you really have to work your way from the bottom up. Other interns I worked with were from all over the world and …

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Home Sweet Home (I think?)

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Laurel Kremer Major: Economics Expected Graduation: May 2018      Oh, what I would do for a 50p pain au chocolate right now. I was emptying out my wallet and found one octagonal fifty pence piece, immediately triggering pangs of sadness and regret from not spending it on one last croissant.      Towards the end of my internship, I was ready …

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London Will Always Have My Heart

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Elena Laviñeta Major: Accounting Expected Graduation: May 2017      It seems so odd to be writing this from my room at home and not my room in London. About a week before I went home, I was not quite ready to go home because I thought I would miss London too much, but I was excited to see my …

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Highly Recommend the Experience

In England by Eller Student

Matthew Tinyo Finance Major Expected Graduation: May, 2017      My summer in Europe has exceeded my expectations.  I knew that studying and working in London was going to be a special experience.  But the culture, architecture, professionalism, and ambiance were as they say, brilliant!  Before my journey to London, my sister had studied abroad in Italy and told me …