Having spent 10 years completing my primary and secondary education in the same school in Singapore, ever since high school, I was certain that I wanted to study abroad. Now, given that I am pursuing my undergraduate studies in a city almost 10,000 miles away from home, my wish has come true. However, in my […]

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By Adrienne Cytto, Staff Writer @acytto This past Monday, Australians gathered around a TV, made bets, and watched the “race that stops the nation,” otherwise known as the Melbourne Cup. Similar to the Kentucky Derby and other horse races in the U.S., the Melbourne Cup is a showcase of the fastest horses from around the […]

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By Adrienne Cytto, Staff Writer @acytto After a great start to my break with a field trip to Melbourne, I came back to Sydney to celebrate the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, and then it was off to Cairns for the real spring break! Cairns was truly paradise and by far one of the best […]

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By Adrienne Cytto, Staff Writer @acytto  Okay, so I have been waiting to talk about my time student teaching at Claremont College for a long time now. What can I say? The school is absolutely amazing. Every day, 350 students from Kindy – Year 6 come in with their formal hats and blazers on and run […]

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By Lauren Dezenski, Staff Writer @LaurenDezenski It seems only fair that I’m spending my last night of fall break holed up in a makeshift blanket-cocoon in my room with all the lights off, felled by a migraine. The last five days have been a total whirlwind (I hate that that’s such a cliché but it’s […]

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