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What it’s like to celebrate your 21st birthday abroad

Though you have to trade a dinner at George’s and night clubbing for planes and new languages, a ...

Though you have to trade a dinner at George’s and night clubbing for planes and new languages, a birthday away from M...

False Expectations

Study Abroad isn’t as lit as you saw on your friend’s Instagram, and that’s the best part abou...

Study Abroad isn’t as lit as you saw on your friend’s Instagram, and that’s the best part about it. Social medi...

Alternative Break, Alternative Perspective

After spending my fall break in the unincorporated farmlands of Southern Florida, I realized just ho...

After spending my fall break in the unincorporated farmlands of Southern Florida, I realized just how harsh agricultural...

Suwanne Hulaween

This past weekend a few friends and I embarked on what seemed like the trip of a lifetime. Six hours...

This past weekend a few friends and I embarked on what seemed like the trip of a lifetime. Six hours north of Miami ther...

Your Guide to a Spontaneous Fall Break

Fall break is right around the corner. Maybe you want to use the few days off to recover from the first half of the semester ­– there is no same in a staycation. But, for the adventurous, last-minu...

Fall break is right around the corner. Maybe you want to use the few days off to recover from the first half of the seme...

Starting Over Abroad

When I stepped off the plane in Prague, there were a lot of things I had not prepared for. I didn’...

When I stepped off the plane in Prague, there were a lot of things I had not prepared for. I didn’t really know where ...

Zurriola Beach: A Food Haven

Elisa Baena's first-person account of her visit to Spain and the area that caught most of her attention due to it's mouthwatering dishes, Zurriola Beach.  When I studied abroad in San Sebastia...

Elisa Baena's first-person account of her visit to Spain and the area that caught most of her attention due to it's mout...

Navigating South Africa

There are a lot of things to keep in mind when traveling to South Africa. In the weeks prior to my trip, my brain was flooded with questions, worries, doubts, excitement, and everything in between. I ...

There are a lot of things to keep in mind when traveling to South Africa. In the weeks prior to my trip, my brain was fl...

Guide to NYC Summer Intern Life

Have a hot internship in New York City this summer? Look no further and let Distraction's very own PR Managers show you the ropes.  Where to live? If you can, live in the NYU dorm apartments. T...

Have a hot internship in New York City this summer? Look no further and let Distraction's very own PR Managers show you ...

URome – Experience the Heart of Italian Culture

One of the most historically rich cities in Europe, Rome is one of the most desired locations in which to study abroad. The URome program makes the transition from eating croquetas and drinking cafeci...

One of the most historically rich cities in Europe, Rome is one of the most desired locations in which to study abroad. ...