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Namaste, the Streets are Speaking

Namaste, the Streets are Speaking

We have been out for many hours, probably more than five, celebrating one of my friends’ last nights in Buenos Aires. The first party was OK, but each new boliche (Argentine for “clubs that don’t close until 8 a.m.”) seemed to be getting louder and more obnoxious than the one[Read More…]

by June 28, 2015 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide
South American Hospitality

South American Hospitality

It’s 5 p.m. and I am more than ready for lunch. I get off at my Subte (subway) stop and decide to duck into the bakery that’s just down the street from my residencia (dorm). As I exit the store, Milanesa sandwich in one hand, books in the other, I[Read More…]

by June 14, 2015 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide
ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

Broadening Horizons

With the majority of the 50 percent of students who opt to study abroad during their undergraduate years heading to Europe, many argue that student exposure to truly contrasting cultures is limited. Three students who have branched out from the familiar Western world and culture share their experiences and insights.[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, The Guide
LINDSAY LEE/THE HOYA

Buenos Aires, Argentina

I am unashamed to say that I have fallen victim to an issue of repetition. The more I have been telling people about my experience abroad, the more I have found myself beginning to truly believe it, while sometimes forgetting the deeper reality. As a response to the frequently asked[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, The Guide
Service Strikes a Chord

Service Strikes a Chord

Do you remember being serenaded at convocation to the tune of “Wake Up Everybody” by two seniors who demanded we look beyond our personal needs and leverage our privilege to benefit the world? I do. My parents do. And I’m guessing that you do as well. The finale to the[Read More…]

by May 19, 2011 0 comments Opinion