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šŸŽ¶Chicago, ChicagošŸŽ¶

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
šŸŽ¶Chicago, ChicagošŸŽ¶

That toddlinā€™ town is the first city I have ever visited without my family! I went in early August and came back about a week before move-in day. Itā€™s about a 12-13 hour drive from our campus depending on your route of choice. Chicago is truly the windy city as they call it, gusts of […]

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A Trip to the North Carolina Zoo

| October 20, 2017 | 0 Comments
A Trip to the North Carolina Zoo

The Aviary by Mia Shelton Exotic birds, tropical plants and mesmerizing view are, all things can be experienced in the Bird Aviary at the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro, North Carolina. When you step into the aviary, you will be greeted with humid air, mysterious bird calls and friendly staff. You will see all sorts […]

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Travel Destinations: Lazy 5 Ranch

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
Travel Destinations: Lazy 5 Ranch

As the semester progresses, the amount of stress we have progresses as well. Sometimes it is necessary to take some time to yourself, put the textbook down and have some fun. Lazy 5 is the perfect place for that! Lazy 5 is an exotic animal ranch located in Mooresville, NC. Mooresville is about 40 minutes […]

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Down to the Islands

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
Down to the Islands

Over the summer, I vacationed in the central and well-known tourist traps of the south, Myrtle Beach. Even with the thousands of activities located on the grand strand and not too crowded beaches, my family has been vacationing there for over 30 years. In recent years, we have taken one day trips to other locations […]

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Traveling to New Heights: Kenya, Africa

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
Traveling to New Heights: Kenya, Africa

Last year, entering my first semester at UNC Charlotte, I was a small-town girl who had traveled to a very limited number of places. My vacations in the past had stretched a mere 700-mile radius, from Hilton Head, South Carolina to Disney World, Florida. I never guessed that my first semester at UNCC and my […]

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A walk through the Arboretum

| May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
A walk through the Arboretum

If you are like me, you like to try new things. Being open to trying new things and exploring new places is a great thing because you get to experience all different kinds of environments. The next time you are sitting around thinking about what you want to do for the day, I highly suggest […]

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Hiking in North Carolina: Linville Gorge

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
Hiking in North Carolina: Linville Gorge

One of my favorite hiking spots to hit up in the summer is the Linville Gorge. It is located in the Pisgah National Forest in Marion, N.C. Hiking in the gorge has been one of my favorite experiences when it comes to hiking and swimming. Another favorite spot of mine, which I went to right […]

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A walk through Marshall park

| March 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
A walk through Marshall park

Last February, before I moved to Charlotte, I took a trip here to check out the area. I was so curious to know what my future home looked like. A group of friends I was with really wanted to go to the mall, but I wanted to go somewhere that was a little less crowded. […]

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Five Reasons Why You Should Attend a Music Festival

| March 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Five Reasons Why You Should Attend a Music Festival

If you are a music lover like I am and you have not been to a music festival yetā€¦ you are seriously missing out. It may seem like a scary or exhausting use of time but it will be something you will remember forever. If you are a fan of concerts, just imagine all your […]

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Itā€™s not Springtime in Colorado Springs

| February 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Itā€™s not Springtime in Colorado Springs

The holidays are known for being the time to spend with loved ones and those you holdĀ dearest, but itā€™s also prime travel time, so I took advantage of just that. In early August 2016, IĀ decided to give myself an early Christmas present of round-trip airline tickets to visit friends inĀ Colorado Springs, Colorado. My first ever […]

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International Niners: Part Three

| November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
International Niners: Part Three

this online-exclusive series is focused on the study abroad process to provide clarity and further information for UNC Charlotte students who are seeking to partake in an international education experience during their college years. The goal of this series is to encourage students to come out of their comfort zones and immerse themselves in global […]

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Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet the International Niners

| November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet the International Niners

  ā€œOne of my favorite parts about studying abroad was the international exposure. My semester in Germany was the first time I had ever been to Europe and it was absolutely incredible. Since I didnā€™t know anybody that was planning on studying at the same university for exchange, I really learned how to immerse myself […]

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International Niners Part 2

| November 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
International Niners Part 2

This online-exclusive series is focused on the study abroad process to provide clarity and further information for UNC Charlotte students who are seeking to partake in an international education experience during their college years. The goal of this series is to encourage students to come out of their comfort zones and immerse themselves in global […]

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International Niners: Part One

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
International Niners: Part One

This online-exclusive series is focused on the study abroad process to provide clarity and further information for UNC Charlotte students who are seeking to partake in an international education experience during their college years. The goal of this series is to encourage students to come out of their comfort zones and immerse themselves in global […]

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