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

And that's a Wrap

July 10, 2019

10 Days Prior to Departure I’m not sure if it was the expiration date of my study abroad experience looming over my head, but I was really soaking up my final weeks in Hong Kong. …

That Time I Took a Solo Trip

June 5, 2019

At the beginning of this semester I most definitely didn’t plan on taking any solo trips. I was open to going (almost) anywhere since I’d never traveled to Asia. But, turns out, schedules don’t always …

How to Eat Healthy in Hong Kong

May 7, 2019

Welcome back to another blog post! To be completely honest, one of the things I was most nervous about before coming to Hong Kong was how I was going to keep a balanced diet. Now, …

Top Three Skills I am Taking Away From Study Abroad

April 15, 2019

Welcome back! It seems like time is flying by yet also slowing down. The harsh reality of being a student has kicked in. I spend more days than before in the library and going to …

Should Your Parents Visit You While You Study Abroad?

March 28, 2019

Living on the other side of the globe from your family and friends can be really tough at times. It goes by quickly, but there are periods of homesickness. My CityU program duration is about …

The Highs and Lows of Studying in a Foreign Country

March 18, 2019

Does studying abroad include weekend trips to foreign countries, eating authentic cuisine from the restaurants down the street, and meeting people from countries you forgot existed? Yes! But, it also includes nights in the library …

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 …

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 …

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 …