Scandinavia – Copenhagen and Malmö

The story of two Nebraska gals, with Scandinavian roots returning to the homeland after generations, after the coincidence of being Fulbright Spain ETAs living an hour apart in Galicia! Copenhagen Brooke and I met on the 5+ hour train from Santiago, stopping in Ourense, on the way to Madrid at the crack of dawn. One … Continue reading Scandinavia – Copenhagen and Malmö

Sanxenxo, Valença, and Everything InBetween

On Wednesday May 1st, school was canceled to celebrate the Day of Labor, celebrated in most countries of the world as the International Day of the worker. On Tuesday evening, one of my favorite teacher friends from school, Chelo, messaged me asking if I would like to join her and her husband Tito for a … Continue reading Sanxenxo, Valença, and Everything InBetween

Valencia Fulbright Midyear Conference + a lot of Shih Tzu Love

All of Fulbright Spain gathered in Valencia from February 6th to the 10th to enjoy the sunshine, paella, and beaches that Valencia has to offer while unpacking five months of teaching, researching, and thriving in Spain. 180 grantees contributed to the vibrant atmosphere of the city during a week that was equally recharging and exhausting. … Continue reading Valencia Fulbright Midyear Conference + a lot of Shih Tzu Love