Tag: Study Abroad

Ecuador’s Greatest Treasure: The People

Good afternoon, readers! As I am writing my final #HolyThursday post, the conditions are drastically different from what I expected from this semester. However, as dark as the world is today, it is important to remember all the good things. This morning as I read my daily devotions, the lesson […]

Goodbye! #MountMartes

Hola Mounties! This week will be my last blog post. I have had so much fun this semester being able to share my experiences in Ecuador with the Mount community. I had so much fun and learned so many amazing things during my time in Cuenca.  This week, I will […]

Tips to Prepare for a Semester Abroad

Good afternoon! Welcome back to another #HolyThursday post. Today’s post will deviate from my normal theme so that I can provide you all with some tips for preparing to leave the United States for a semester abroad.  First, it is important to understand far in advance the logistical details of […]

#HolyThursday at Cuenca’s Catedral Vieja

Good afternoon! I hope everyone had an enjoyable spring break. The Mounties in Cuenca definitely did – be sure to check out Shelby’s post from Tuesday to see what we did in the Galapagos.  Today’s post will give you a tour of the oldest European structure in Cuenca, the Catedral […]

Turtle-ly Awesome Spring Break! #MountMartes

Hola Mounties! Welcome back to another #MountMartes blog post. I hope everyone had a great spring break; I know mine was amazing. This past week, we had the privilege of visiting the Galapagos Islands. The Galapagos is home to 13 main islands, each with its own biodiversity and geography. We […]