Project Insight: Student Leader Educational Seminar in Israel
Aug31

Project Insight: Student Leader Educational Seminar in Israel

On Friday, August 7, I traveled across the world to Israel to spend a week immersing myself in Israeli culture while gaining insight to the current political, social, and strategic challenges of the region. With a group of 14 other student government leaders from across the United States, hosted by a group of Israeli college students, I journeyed throughout Israel to learn leadership through a variety of experiences as a participant...

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My Israel Top 7
Aug31

My Israel Top 7

While my other post about my trip to Israel outlined the learning outcomes and cultural/educational experiences I took part in, I wanted to make a more informal post outlining the Top 7 experiences I had while traveling through Israel. The People From the cab drivers, to the tour guides, to the servers at restaurants, Israeli people are some of the friendliest people I have ever encountered in my life. As Israel is a relatively new...

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The End of Summer Is Nigh
Aug24

The End of Summer Is Nigh

Have you started panicking that summer is coming to a close? Not ready for your favorite season to end? Is reading this making you even more anxious? Don't worry, you're not alone. This summer has clearly been the best summer of my life. From interning in Ireland to backpacking Europe, I really felt like I lived this summer. Now summer is ending and I'm lost. With only a week left before classes start, it's time to get your adventures...

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Gruesome Food for Thought
Jul22

Gruesome Food for Thought

This July, two other students and I are working with Wagner College anthropology professor Dr. Celeste Marie Gagnon, analyzing human skeletal remains excavated from archaeological sites in the Moche Valley on the north coast of Peru, during the MOCHE Inc. - Wagner College Bioarchaeology Field School. During the field school, we are learning the human skeleton, how to estimate age-at-death and sex, and how to identify disease and...

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Dillon In The House: SGA Pres Takes DC
Jul13

Dillon In The House: SGA Pres Takes DC

What’s up everyone?! You may remember me as a once HawkTalk blogger turned HawkTalk blog director! As I spend the summer leading up to my junior year living in NYC, I wanted one last chance to blog to share my experiences with others, hoping to shed some light on what it means to be a part of Wagner. Be on the lookout for some posts where I share my experiences! The first experience I want to share is my trip to the National Campus...

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Summer Break Told Through Reality TV
Jul10

Summer Break Told Through Reality TV

 IT'S SUMMER TIME! Say goodbye to the long hours in the library and that nasty cold weather and HELLLLLOOOOO to summer! You've had a hard semester, So hold on to those wigs-- because this summer is going to be a wild one! It's going to get humid so be prepared! You'll want to get a nice tan, but if the sun's too hot, You'll spend some time with your girlfriends Or enjoying some time on the beach. You'll spend a lot of time in bed with...

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Abeer in Argentina
Sep12

Abeer in Argentina

Studying abroad in Buenos Aires has got to be one of the best things I have ever done. In the 5 weeks that I spent in this wonderful South American country, I have been to so many places (Buenos Aires, Iguazú and Tigre) and I have learned so many things. I would like to take a moment to share it with you. Mate Mate (mah-tay) or yerba mate (sher-ba mah-tay) is a drink sort of like tea that is a staple in Argentina. It is bitter and is...

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