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By Daniel Joseph

The blogger is a CCI senior with a passion for economics.

By Morgan Frantz

Frantz is a senior Communication Studies major and an adventurer in search of adrenaline.

By Kiana Duncan

Duncan, a senior journalism major, filed her final blog from her semester at Kent State Prague (and beyond).

Two days before I left on a solo trip for Israel, President Trump announced  that he would move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, essentially declaring Jerusalem the capital of Israel. This announcement sent the country into a nationwide debate and sent my weekend into uncertainty.

by Kiana Duncan

When difficult, tragic or controversial news breaks in America, how does it feel to be a student abroad -- especially when new peers look to you to explain your country? CCI senior Kiana Duncan, now finishing her semester abroad at Anglo-American University in Prague, offers her perspective.

This semester, another mass shooting in Texas occurred, and was followed by smaller, horrible gun attacks around the United States.

By Kiana Duncan

The writer is a senior journalism student who has had the benefit of the CCI Semester in Florence (fall 2016) and is now completing a semester on her own in Prague as part of the Kent State-Anglo American University partnership.

By Kiana Duncan

The writer is a senior journalism student who has had the benefit of the CCI Semester in Florence (fall 2016) and is now studying abroad on her own in Prague as part of the CCI-Anglo American University partnership. She will blog periodically from Prague for CCI Global.

By Kiana Duncan

The writer is a senior journalism student who has had the benefit of the CCI Semester in Florence (fall 2016) and is now studying abroad on her own in Prague as part of the CCI-Anglo American University partnership. She will blog periodically from Prague for CCI Global.

I was on the metro in Prague riding back from a class when I started eavesdropping on a group of American students talking behind me. The more I listened, the more I could hear all the hallmarks of a student’s first time abroad:

By Michael Gallagher

The blogger is a junior Global Communication major who has previously studied abroad for two weeks in 2016 at Sichuan University in Chengdu, China.

By Kiana Duncan

The writer is a senior journalism student who has had the benefit of the CCI Semester in Florence (fall 2016) and is now studying abroad on her own in Prague as part of the CCI-Anglo American University partnership. She will blog periodically from Prague for CCI Global.

Last summer before my semester in Prague began, I spent some sleepless nights tossing and turning in bed with the question all vegan foodies ask themselves before traveling:

“What on earth am I going to eat?”

Kiana Duncan gives her thoughts on her unique experience while overseas, and gives tips to future study abroad students. 

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