It might feel a little too convenient to be writing about it during the holiday season, but it wasn’t on purpose. That also doesn’t mean that the holiday season won’t make it worse than it already is for those who aren’t close to family and friends. And guess what! We have an extra little somethingContinue reading “Pro Tips for when you’re feeling Homesick – Why I know what I am talking about and 5 things to make it go away faster”
In 2018, Brazil experienced a peculiar situation regarding its inhabitants. With a negative migratory flow, it was possible to verify that the number of Brazilians who left their homeland definitively to venture abroad was greater than the number of “gringos” who entered our private paradise. More than 250 thousand Brazilians left for more than aContinue reading “The journey is the purpose”
I have been observing how people handle with silence for a while now. It gets addictive. Whenever I see small or large groups of people, I try to observe, sneakily, their communication skills. I seek for something beyond verbal communication, because it would be too obvious and exactly the opposite of what I am trying toContinue reading “Silence is Underrated”
Getting away from your old – and well known – context to find yourself: why is an exchange study program so unique?