“Dollar” Trump – Being An “Americana” Abroad During The Trump Presidency

January 10, 2017: My first evening living with my host family in Madrid, Spain After giving hello kisses to everyone, I dragged my suitcase into the apartment, washed my hands and sat down at the kitchen table with a glass of water. In less than 15 minutes, the topic came up – Donald Trump. My … More “Dollar” Trump – Being An “Americana” Abroad During The Trump Presidency

Madrid, España: Mis Primeras Impresiones (My First Impressions)

I started planning for study aboard when I was a senior in high school. After 4 years of preparation, I am finally living in Madrid, Spain for the spring 2017 semester. I escaped Reno’s flooding and navigated my first international flight, and here is some of the first sound I heard in the city: But we’ll get … More Madrid, España: Mis Primeras Impresiones (My First Impressions)