Tag: COVID-19

Bored at home? Try some of these games and movies!

Hello everyone and welcome back to my blog! I hope you all have settled into your life at home because it seems we’ll be stuck inside a little while longer. On Wednesday April 15, DC mayor Muriel Bowser announced that the city’s stay-at-home order would be extended through May 15. […]

14 Days Later #MountMartes

Hi Mounties! Welcome back to another #MountMartes blog post. Today, April 7th, 2020, is officially the 2-week mark of all Cuenca study abroad students coming home due to the coronavirus. Since we are officially through the 14-day quarantine in our homes, I thought it would be interesting to explain the […]

How I Spent My Last Week in Florence

As you all know from following along with the blog and reading the other student’s updates, we had to leave Florence due to the outbreak of COVID-19. It’s crazy to think that just over a month ago I thought coronavirus wasn’t a big issue and now the US has the […]

#HolyThursday Comes Home

Hello again! It has certainly been a whirlwind week for the group in Cuenca. We left Cuenca for Guayaquil early last Monday morning, flew to Miami, and left from Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday morning. Trekking through five international airports in two days would be exhausting no matter the circumstances, but […]

A View of My Last Days in Florence

Once again, we’re back with #WednesdayswithaView! As you all know, we are back from Italy and have returned to life at home. From here on out, this blog will be taking a bit of a different direction. I’ll be giving you some insight on what it was like to leave […]