Category Archives: Brittany Weatherbee: Fall 2014

Brittany Weatherbee: Study Abroad Tips – Part 2

Every day something happens that makes me thankful for studying abroad. Whether it’s talking to a local in their own language, visiting new places or trying new foods, I try to make the most out of my days here. As … Continue reading

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Brittany Weatherbee: G-MEO’s Cultural Excursion – Floods, a giant Buddha and over two thousand years of history!

Over Halloween weekend when people back home were preparing their costumes and bowls of candy, the g-MEO group was busy packing for a weekend trip around the city! We took Thursday through Saturday off in order to explore some of … Continue reading

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Brittany Weatherbee: 10 Tips for Studying Abroad in Chengdu, China…or anywhere!

1. Pack what you think you’ll need…then pack a little more. Getting ready for any cross-country trip can be a hassle, but if you set yourself up for success in the beginning, it will be easier and less stressful for … Continue reading

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Brittany Weatherbee: Getting Through Cultural Challenges

We are already a few weeks into our study abroad excursion and there is still so much to see! This past week has been filled with a myriad of adventures ranging from visits to the local tea houses to seeing … Continue reading

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Brittany Weatherbee: Ni Hao From Chengdu!

Ni Hao from Chengdu! As of today, I have officially been here for two full weeks! I am so excited and grateful that I was given the opportunity by g-MEO and my school to study abroad in a different country … Continue reading

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