Dear Whitley, I am so grateful to have had the study abroad experience that changed my life forever. Even a short semester had such a huge impact on my life. Lifetime friendships were made, and even living half-way across the world hasn't squashed them! Facebook was really just getting started when I arrived, and it... Continue Reading →
My first room was on the second floor between the fire doors over the entrance and no tutors resided between the fire doors. The section had the name of "stereo lane" at that time since a number of students in this area had stereos and we had a few corridor parties with the fire doors closed to reduce the disturbance outside the party zone. Early in the term a second year student moved from this section to the first floor saying "I'm getting out of this ghetto". For the rest of my time at Whitley this section was known as "The Ghetto".