Tag: #StudyAbroad #Jamaica #SabInJam

  • Week:7 #TravelGoals

    Week:7 #TravelGoals

    Australia. The great adventure. I came to Australia with many places in mind to visit. From iconic Sydney, to Uluru, to tropical Queensland and the Great barrier reef there is a lot Australia has on offer. What I didn’t expect however was how much there is to see in Victoria alone. From the moment I…

  • Back in New York!

    Back in New York!

    Hey everyone! Its been a week and change back home and although it feels great to be home, I also feel like a piece of my heart is in Jamaica. The amazing people, children and places in Jamaica taught me so much about myself and the world around me. Reflecting on my experience has made…

  • NYC bound…Bye Kingston!

    NYC bound…Bye Kingston!

    Tomorrow is my flight back to NYC and it sure is a bitter sweet feeling. As of right now I am very excited to see my family and eat some American food although I feel like I am leaving apart of me here. Jamaica has shown me some much in just this month. I have…

  • Traveling through Jamaica has been amazing!

    Traveling through Jamaica has been amazing!

    “Bless up everyone and welcome!” Before I jump right into the amazing places I’ve been in Jamaica, i need to speak on my beautiful experience as a volunteer at the Kingston YMCA. Unforutnately, this is my last week here in Jamaica and it is truly a bitter sweet feeling. Saying goodbye to the children at…

  • Kingston is my classroom!

    Kingston is my classroom!

    When I thought about studying abroad, I thought about the world being my classroom and that is exactly what I am experiencing here in Jamaica. One of the coolest parts of this trip is that Professor Brown is also here to guide us and teach us things along the way. As Dr. Brown would say…

  • Welcome to Jamrock!

    Welcome to Jamrock!

    WAHHHH GWAN? Bless up! I have been in Jamaica for  2 weeks now and I am slowly falling in love! Although I have felt every feeling there is to feel in the last two weeks, I still love it here. My many feelings include happy, sad, joyful, excited and much more but for the most…

  • Enjoying my new home, Jamaica!

    Enjoying my new home, Jamaica!

    July 5th, 2016 was my second full day in Jamaica! So far I have been very happy although that is not how I felt initially. Leaving New York was super difficult, I was feeling paranoid and anxious because of the unknowns. My flight was delayed about two hours so I got to Jamaica later than…

  • 2 weeks away from my study abroad program in Jamaica? WOW!

    2 weeks away from my study abroad program in Jamaica? WOW!

    Hey, whats up and hello everyone! My name is Sabrina Bergas and I am going the Jamaica Service Leaning Program (JSLP) this summer with Professor Latasha Brown. Just a quick summary of what I will be doing there… Taking 6 credits learning about  Jamaica’s socio-political history, contemporary issues and much more. The country, culture, food…