Year Abroad in Rabat Part 3. My Rigid & Structured Self

I’m a person who struggles with change. In particular, the change whose outcome I can't predict or foresee. It frustrates me a lot not knowing where I'm going, or what I'm doing with enough time to plan and prepare ahead. I’m an excessively structured person, very task-oriented. I’m all about rules, lists, agendas and schedules.… Continue reading Year Abroad in Rabat Part 3. My Rigid & Structured Self

Year Abroad in Rabat: Part 2. Very Mixed & Clashing Feelings

“It is weird being back at Sussex Uni/in England.” “Yes, I spent a year in Morocco.” “I was studying in the capital, Rabat.” “I loved being there, I really miss my flatmate, also the food.” “I really enjoyed the university I was in, it was a nice change.” These have been my conversation starters for… Continue reading Year Abroad in Rabat: Part 2. Very Mixed & Clashing Feelings

Year Abroad in Rabat: Part 1. A Less Familiar & Certain Place

After clicking "Publish" on WordPress, sharing this, the first post of a 5-part blog series, I'm very relieved. I should have done it a long time ago, yet various issues got in the way. Now, it is something less to worry about from my hectic to-do list. Yes, life has been stressful for the last few… Continue reading Year Abroad in Rabat: Part 1. A Less Familiar & Certain Place

GEM Trailblazer Summer in Singapore’s NTU: Part 2. Cultural Intelligence, Welcome Party, Group Day Out and Heritage Centres

Welcome to the second part of my blog series “GEM Trailblazer Summer in Singapore’s NTU”! If you haven’t read part one, you can find it here: https://findingmyselfinsideme.com/2016/07/09/gem-trailblazer-summer-in-singapores-ntu-part-1-preparation-flight-orientation-and-city-tour/. In this post I will talk about the start of my short academic course, the Summer Bonanza organised by the university as a welcome party, a group trip to… Continue reading GEM Trailblazer Summer in Singapore’s NTU: Part 2. Cultural Intelligence, Welcome Party, Group Day Out and Heritage Centres