By Amanda Deep (Game Art ’17) Last weekend, part of the abroad group went on the first of our two optional city trips to the wonderful Quebec City. With everything well thought out in advance by our directors, we boarded our bus and began our approximately 3 hour ride on Friday afternoon. Once we arrived at our […]Continue reading
By Ethan Moore Photos by Eva Fahantidou & Ryan Hipgrave Hey everyone, Ethan here! One of the main attractions of coming to Montreal is the allure of a new country and all the differences it brings. But of course, only seeing one city gives you a very tiny peek into what that country really is […]Continue reading
By Nikki Pito I love everything about Vermont and the Champlain campus in Burlington. The area is beautiful, there’s so much to do, and my classmates are awesome. By sophomore year I had moved into a nice apartment off-campus with my boyfriend, Nat, who I had met freshman year. Everything was perfect, why change anything? […]Continue reading
I awake, shivering from dreams of Earth, Wind & Fire backup singers approaching me in a neon-lit discotheque, each moaning the chorus of “September” at a pitch high enough to evoke aneurysms. I then realized that I hadn’t been asleep, I had just been working on a Game Tech project for the last nine hours.
At least you can sleep on the three hour bus ride! Continue reading
With the snow still on the ground the students of Champlain College’s Study Aboard Program are ready for the first weekend of April. April 4th – 6th, the Quebec City trip would be a welcome reprieve from the stress of approaching finals. It was going to be an enjoyable weekend for the students. Continue reading
Quebec City is a perfect example of a small European waterfront city as it is one of the oldest European settlements in North America. It has cobblestone streets, stone houses, churches and lots of statues. Continue reading
Hello, readers. For this week’s blog I’ll be talking about part of our first group trip outside of Montreal. From October 5thto the 7th, we went to the capital of Quebec, Quebec City. I won’t cover much of Friday’s events because I my co-blogger Evan is going to cover that date. But suffice to say, we arrived in Quebec City with no problems; the Greyhound bus we took to get there was comfortable and the ride wasn’t very long, two hours at the most. Continue reading