lgoldsteinLeanne Goldstein

I am a French major with an undeclared minor. I've traveled to Europe three times in my life and always find myself wanting to go back so spending a year here is a great opportunity for me! I love travelling so be prepared for a lot of travel posts. I will be studying at the Université de Franche-Comte for one academic year.

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Une Petite Pause (Or a Big One)

It’s pretty obvious to say that I haven’t made a post in a while (since November I believe) and that’s been for a number of reasons, the biggest one being that I haven’t been having the best time in Besançon lately. Doing a full year program where normal people only do a semester has been
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Two and a Half Month Update: Dealing with Homesickness

I refuse to admit that this semester is winding to a close yet (we still have more than a month people, stop trying to make me sad!!). Looking back this semester has already been a bit of a roller coaster of emotions especially in light of certain events. But, I’m not here to talk about
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A Weekend in Nice (and Other Travel Blunders)

  A few weeks ago two of the other New Paltz girls and I had the opportunity to spend a weekend in Nice. I really must say one of the best parts of study abroad is convenient travel! In Europe the world is quite literally in your back yard with so many opportunities to travel
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An Expert at Getting Lost

  Everybody expects to get lost a few times when moving to a new place. But this was much different than expected. On my first and second days in France my friends and I managed to get ourselves lost not once but twice. Now the first time really wasn’t too bad. I was able to
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