Author Archives: Emily Griffin

Finding Common Ground: Morocco

One of the reasons I chose the IES Granada program was because, due to its close proximity to the African border, the director of the program carries out a five-day excursion to Morocco for the students! This trip is great for several reasons – it gives students an opportunity to travel to another country with … Continue reading »

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Three weeks in…

It has been merely three weeks since I’ve arrived in Granada. Sometimes, it seems like it has been one elongated second that I have been here. A short period of time where I haven’t experienced nearly a fraction of what the city has to offer. Other times, though, it seems like I’ve been here a … Continue reading »

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Poco a Poco

The first day I arrived to Granada, I was unsure of what to expect. But as soon as I walked into my homestay and met the family I would be staying with for the semester, I was greeted with one phrase: “poco a  poco“. This phrase is pretty simple – it signifies learning and growing … Continue reading »

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Onto the Next One: Granada, Spain

It actually happened. I, Emily Griffin, blinked my eyes and somehow ended up as a junior in college and have started a new adventure that I’ve been thinking about since I started my college experience at Wofford. I’m headed to Granada, Spain for 4 months to begin my study abroad adventure. Right now, I’m headed … Continue reading »

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