He who has one eye

One of my classes this semester, Hieroglyphs I, is the hardest language class I have ever taken.  If you talk to anyone who has studied abroad at AUC, you’re likely to hear words like “cakewalk,” “joke,” and “did all my homework on the bus” – but in the case of hieroglyphs, the joke is on […]

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Sleepless in Cairo

It’s ridiculously early to go to bed for Egyptians, 4 minutes past 10 right now, but in anticipation of starting my new internship I have been tossing and punching down my pillow for the last half hour.  People don’t really sleep here…when I took an overnight bus to Siwa Oasis, an Egyptian friend made fun […]

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