Anyone who has moved away from family and friends has likely encountered the heart-ripping, nerve-inducing dread that is homesickness. This feeling doesn’t last forever though, and I’ve learned a few tricks that help ease the anxiety. 1,301 more words
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It’s funny that the homesickness has actually increased the more I’ve been at college. In the beginning, I was bombarded with so many new people, new classes, new activities, and just so much ‘newness’ that I was solely focused on swimming through it all just to stay afloat. 423 more words
This. In this video are the things I’m talking about when I talk about home. This is what I picture when I get homesick for Cape Town, South Africa… 494 more words
While some students see college as a stepping-stone to independence, adjusting to an unfamiliar lifestyle away from home has proved challenging for others.
To combat homesickness, three alumni from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign – Niraj Patel, Chris Shah and Bogdan Ciuca – recently created 764 more words