Podcasts are a source to continue learning for me. I'm definitely a big fan of them. A week ago I was invited to do an episode of Funboat Diplomacy, a podcast and website about people, places, and living.
One week of break (not really) and university life has begun, again. As I approach this semester, my last semester at San Francisco State as a college student, I've come to realize how much I've personally grown throughout college and how each one of my goals set years ago have been seen accomplished little by … Continue reading San Francisco State – Final Semester
clichèlongexposures.jpg by AlanDo you remember all the kinda free weekends in which we traveled and were stress free? Well, that does not happen anymore right now. I've been dealing with writing and editing papers, practicing and presenting projects, and preparing for 50% finals. The past week has been one busy week and I haven't been … Continue reading Hong Kong #12: Venezuela Presentation. Central Photographies + Video.
Shanghai 2013 Shanghai Trip. One of my friends told me that fun moments require the right friends...and that's certainly right when you're doing activities like traveling. Shanghai has been one of the nicest travels so far during this study abroad experience. Although there were only two days, it was a good moment of the year … Continue reading Hong Kong #10: Shanghai Trip. Halloween. + Special Note. xShanghai_Video!
Every time I travel to a new place I try to be a sponge and absorb as much as possible from people I spend time talking with, from places I go to, and from the culture I get into. And it hasn't been different with San Francisco.I believe this city has shaped my early young-adult … Continue reading Personal: What did San Francisco teach me?
Today's post is one to the last before I leave to Hong Kong as there would only be less than one week left prior to my departure. Enjoy! When it comes to skydiving most people might tell you, "You must try skydiving at least once during your lifetime!" However, I will tell you that you should jump … Continue reading Final Days in San Francisco before Departure #5: Jump Outta Airplane ( Skydiving ) !
Football is a passion that will always be inside myself. Nothing will ever be able to change this. By the way, these Adidas Nitrocharge are so sick! I want them so bad!!! rich
It's been three days of full entertainment, outdoor activities, soccer/football/futbol, meetings, and learning entrepreneurial lessons and new ideas. Day #1: Calisthenics and Outdoor exercises with Andres and Andrew @ Fort Mason, Marina: It was awesome to do something different outdoors besides running. I tried doing the flag that Andres was teaching me and I almost made … Continue reading Final Days in San Francisco before Departure #1
Hi everybody reading! I have created a GoFundMe fundraiser website so that friends, families and even strangers and acquaintances can help me cover part of my international tuition fee, housing & meals, college supplies, and health care insurance during my study abroad experience in Hong Kong. I really appreciate every effort and fund you make … Continue reading Support My New Adventure
Is it just me? Probably not, probably yes. Ever since the college semester ended up in late May, I've been waiting and wanting to travel and start my study abroad program in Hong Kong. I wonder whether that feeling is similar in every student who got into their respective study abroad programs... or is it … Continue reading Getting Personal: Is It Just Me?