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Question:

Have you ever spent so much time shopping that you were just completely worn out for the rest of the day? Answer: Our Wednesday.

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Burritos, the double helix, and punting

Marianh: We got through our first full week of classes. Our lectures are still pretty introductory so the material is not too difficult yet. Our practicals have been a bit tricky. We are hoping to redeem ourselves in Genetics tomorrow … Continue reading

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Diorama!

Marianh: On Friday, Will came from London. I made dinner! It involved a lot of microwaving. But that is pretty much a big deal here. Brie had a Mexican fiesta with her flat. Dean made four different kind of chicken … Continue reading

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On a positive note…

Brie: So, for the first day in Norwich it’s been sunny! It’s bright and sunshine-y! Still cold, but light. This feels like a huge deal to us, and it’s put us in a sunny mood to match the skies. The … Continue reading

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Lessons learned:

By Marianh and Brie Don’t underestimate the power of a homecooked meal, especially one with chicken enchiladas. On Wednesday, we arrived in Norwich and quickly unpacked our bags. We discovered that campus is very large and we did a lot … Continue reading

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From ghosts to gods

Brie: Whoopsies! I totally dropped the ball on the blog, guys. My bad. On Sunday, we had a pretty lazy day. Marianh went to church, and she said she had an excellent experience with the best sermon she’s had in … Continue reading

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Have we mentioned transcendentalism?

Marianh: The past few days have been pretty typical days in London. Yesterday we travelled to Down House, the estate of Charles Darwin. We both enjoyed this visit quite a bit because the house was really beautiful and the gardens … Continue reading

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At the end of the day

Marianh: Yesterday was our medical sciences day. We visited the Old Operating Theater and heard a graphic lecture on amputations in the Victorian Era (suffice it to say, not pleasant for anyone involved, especially the poor guy on the table). … Continue reading

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Key to success: “brilliance, persistence, and adventure” and hopefully no group theory

Marianh: Today we travelled about 50 miles outside of London to Bletchley Park. Our train ride was a little crazy as the group got off one stop too late. We then had to buy bus tickets to travel back a … Continue reading

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“I guess it looks like a pickle”

Brie: Today was a pretty quiet day, all things considered. We went down to UEA-London again for a “lecture.” In reality, we had a group discussion about which museums we liked the best, and what parts of the program we … Continue reading

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