Lille, ma ville

When I first arrived in Lille, I came with a suitcase, a backpack, and an eye towards the unknown. Luckily, I’d brought along a bedsheet, but had to use sweaters and sweatpants and both blankets and pillows. I knew no one and had no idea where or how to get food, much less anything else…

The worst sin when abroad

Every year, thousands of students descend upon foreign universities with one goal in mind: to experience a different culture firsthand. Every year, thousands of students end up talking only to other students of their same (or similar) nationality and lost sight of what brought them to that country in the first place. The world is…