Get it together, PEK

The flight itself was doable. It started with an awkward exchange with her Chinese-speaking seatmates as she climbed over them, already settled with pillows and blankets, to get to her window seat. She usually reads before going to bed, so, hoping her brain was conditioned like Pavlov’s dogs, she opened a book with the possibility it may have lulled her to sleep. After reading through 40%, … Continue reading Get it together, PEK

EPIK timeline – Fall 2016 (first person)

Hello all! Popping in for a quick first person post so I can be informative to all you potential EPIK-ers out there! Or for those who are just curious about the EPIK application process! It’s a doozey. Here is a timeline of all the major application milestones so far (all dates are 2016, duh!): Jan 4: applied for CRC Jan 5: asked for letters of … Continue reading EPIK timeline – Fall 2016 (first person)