Hei, minä olen Sam! (Hi, I'm Sam!). I'm a clinical counseling and substance abuse counseling major at Edgewood College in Madison, Wisconsin with a minor in women's and gender studies. I am currently studying abroad in Finland for my spring semester and am working on securing a summer internship in Ireland.
blog Auditioning for TedX in Turku, Finland On April 7, I took the stage at SparkUp Turku with a four-page speech about intersectional identity and epigenetics as seen through the metaphor of houses and walls. It was one of the most terrifying things I’ve ever had the pleasure of doing.
blog Dare to Travel During Study Abroad: Tips on Taking a Road Trip Studying abroad is one of the grandest opportunities a student can have, and it is worthwhile to ensure that the experience is unforgettable. I would encourage exchange students to grab their dreams of traveling by the horns and take advantage of any chance to travel you come across.