On June 27, I was in Chicago for my Turkish Student visa interview. A day later, as I waited for my bus back to Kansas, I was alerted about another tragedy in the world. Ataturk Airport. Terrorist attack. 45 Killed. More than 200 injured. As I skimmed Google News that night, those were the words I found… Continue reading Reflecting on the Ataturk Airport Attacks and Safety in Turkey
I’m positive my mother wants to smother me with a pillow. Finally, after months of paperwork, I will be studying abroad in Turkey for Fall 2016. Which means that I have been talking about Turkey non-stop since this March. [I actually still have more paperwork to fill out. But, the most anxiety inducing stuff has… Continue reading The Countdown to Turkey!