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Until Next Time…

And so we say farewell from Sydney, Australia.  It has been a remarkable journey and an incredible week.  Thank you to all who made it possible and to the students who were exceptional ambassadors of Southern Illinois University School of … Continue reading

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Student Reflections – Jessie Sarff

If I could sum up the past 10 days in just one word, that would be “wow.”  It doesn’t even come close to fully capturing the experience, but it’s the best I could come up with in the past few … Continue reading

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Student Reflections – Drew Vicary

All good things must come to an end. As I leave this place they call Australia, I can only hope it’s not a permanent goodbye. This was my second time in Australia, and I would not object to coming back … Continue reading

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Student Reflections – Melissa Hoffman

The trip to Sydney, Australia was the trip of a lifetime! Every moment of the trip was fantastic – except for maybe the 20-hour plane ride, but even that went flawlessly. Now that I’m back in Carbondale and looking at … Continue reading

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Student Reflections – Thomas Drysdale

I still can’t believe I just spent 10 days in Australia (or that it is over already). The trip truly was an experience of a lifetime. For my final blog post I thought I would reflect a bit more on … Continue reading

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Student Reflections – William Mann

Sydney is Expensive. Meals are hard to come by in The Rocks for less than $20 and even soft drinks will often be $5. But a short walk will find you great food at much more reasonable prices and we … Continue reading

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Student Reflections – Eric Wilber

I woke up this morning in my own bed and recovering from jetlag from another amazing trip to Australia. It is a place that captivates you, surprises you, and leaves you wanting more every time you go. The last time … Continue reading

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