Bloggers

Nicholas Kizewski

Nicholas Kizewski
Senior (5th year), BS in Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISYE) and the Business Certificate

Hometown: Wisconsin Rapids, WI
Country: Barcelona, Spain - Summer 2019


David Smith

David Smith
Junior, Risk Management and Insurance, Real Estate, and Environmental Studies Certificate

Hometown: Port Edwards, WI
Country: Paris, France - Spring 2019


Lucia Anderson

Lucia Anderson
Junior, Marketing

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN
Country: Hong Kong - Spring 2019


Rome Rauter

Rome Rauter
Senior, International Business and Information Systems

Hometown: Osseo, WI
Country: Vienna, Austria - Spring 2019


Recent Blog Posts

Spontaneous Exploration

March 14, 2019

Hi everyone! Since most readers are back in the Midwest, I hope you are all making it through the snow! Luckily I have not seen any since I left for Austria. After finishing up the …

French Cuisine

March 14, 2019

Bonjour et bienvenue, Cuisine is the French word for kitchen, and today, I will be giving you a tour of a typical French apartment kitchen. I eat breakfast every day in the kitchen and have …

How to Spend 11 Days Off from School

February 26, 2019

Welcome back! In this post I am going to share with you a few options of ways you could spend your Lunar New Year break. Here at City U, we get one week off from …

Voyage de Toilette

February 19, 2019

In France, coffees are a lot smaller than American coffees. If you go to anywhere but a Starbucks to order a coffee, you will get something akin to an espresso. Sometimes you just get an …

Good Schnitzel and New Friends

February 11, 2019

What a week! I feel like I just arrived here in Vienna and it already feels like home to me. After arriving on Wednesday of last week I stayed with my exchange buddy until my …

Three Common Misconceptions about Hong Kong

February 6, 2019

Hi again! Back in the fall, when I was telling people where I was studying abroad, I was asked many questions. Questions like “How long will you be there for?”, “What school will you be …

Aufwiedersehen, UW!

January 29, 2019

Hi Everyone! My name is Rome Rauter, and I am a Senior studying International Business and Information Systems. Tomorrow I will be flying to Vienna, Austria for a semester at Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien. (Also known as …

Off to The Races (Figuratively and Literally)

January 28, 2019

Over the past few days I have had to stop and ask myself, isn’t it crazy that you are in Hong Kong right now? Yes, it is. This past week has been full of unexpected …

Wisconsin Weather Abroad, a Homesickness Vaccine

January 28, 2019

Bonjour! At the IES Center in Paris, there is an ongoing joke that the week the students arrive is the coldest of the semester. This semester, that statement held true again. In fact, it snowed …