Sierra is a junior studying international business and Spanish at Saint Louis University-Madrid. Aside from forgetting to call her parents, Sierra spends her time traveling, hiking, sending dog pictures to her friends, and telling dad jokes.
Sierra ZimaOn November 6th, I walked into my science class and the first question my Spanish-American professor asked me was: “did you vote?” She proceeded to ask each American citizen that same question as ...Continue reading
Jen GargThe average person breaths 20-30 times a minute. That’s 17,000-30,000 breaths a day. Half of that comes from the ocean. The ocean controls the majority of our climate, employs more than 3 million pe...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaI like to travel, which I think other people like to do as well. However, as a college student with a limited budget, I’ve had to find ways to minimize my costs and maximize my fun while traveling. ...Continue reading
Jen GargIt seems like every time we turn our backs, another species of animal moves from the vulnerable species list to endangered. There are a lot of factors that go into what makes an animal endangered, but...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaWhether traveling, studying, or living abroad, you’re bound to experience some of the joys of being in another country, as well as some of the struggles.
My first week in Madrid, I went out for t...Continue reading
Emily TaylorI’m about to enter my junior year of college and still can’t believe this journey is halfway through! Although the first two years were filled with fun and freedom, I still have two more to embrac...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockThe search for optimal ways to increase longevity never ends. We try every elixir, supplement, and superfood that we can get our hands on. However, worldwide, a handful of populations have already mas...Continue reading
Savannah MatherThe world, I’ve learned, wants to be seen. But it also wants to be cared for. Humans are rather similar in that way: we crave attention just as much as we crave the feeling of being loved. Therefore...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockLeft and right it seems another person begins their adventure into van life, but what exactly does this lifestyle entail? And would it be right for you?
Vanlife is exactly what you may th...Continue reading
Nicole AmdahlSolo traveling. Some people jump with joy when they hear these words, others shudder in fear. No matter where you are on this spectrum of reactions, just know that traveling solo is an experience eve...Continue reading
Emily TaylorA quaint city in the heart of the Sonoran Desert, Palm Springs is a toasty wonderland filled with history and character. It lies close to the Arizona border just before the rush of Los Angeles.
Tigerlily CooleyYupp, it's that time of year again! Although I usually read blogs when planning my trips, I've recently been really into watching vlogs. Blogs are wonderful since they're easy to skim to get the relev...Continue reading
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