Posts tagged ‘York’

William’s Semester in Britain Book

10 November 2013 | No Comments

Recently, I published a book on my semester in Britain, titled William’s Semester in Britain. You can read more details about the book, and how I created it in this blog post on my main website. In short, the book is primarily a photo book, covering all the places I visited during my semester in Britain… Read more.

Farewell to York

29 May 2010 | No Comments

Graduation The morning after Stratford-upon-Avon, the caretaker of the Grange came to check my room and sign my quittance forms. All he really did was toggle all the drawer knobs and door handles, and that was that. Never had an easier check out in my life. I worked on a card that we all would… Read more.

Video Clip: Lord Mayor’s Walk and York St John University

27 May 2010 | No Comments

Watch a short video clip of me walking in the Lord Mayor’s Walk entrance to the York St John University campus in York, England.

Video Clip: York City Walls and Railway Station

27 May 2010 | No Comments

Watch a short video clip of me walking along the York City walls with views of York Minster and the Railway Station

Video Clip: A Walk through The Shambles, York

27 May 2010 | No Comments

Walk through The Shambles in York with me in this short video clip.

Video Clips: York Minster

27 May 2010 | No Comments

Watch three short video clips of York Minster.

Speeding Toward the End and Stratford-upon-Avon

26 May 2010 | 1 Comment

The End of All Things (Well, Almost…) The days after Hadrian’s Wall I felt like I was speeding toward the end. Indeed, there were only 12 whole days left. I worked on my final essay for British Literature, honing my thesis on Middlemarch. I prepared some ideas for a conference with Dean. I thought I’d compare and contrast… Read more.

Durham: A Bend in the River and Evensong

2 May 2010 | No Comments

Farewell to My Parents I met my parents at the Brentwood again in the morning. They were enjoying another full English breakfast served by the lovely couple who ran the bed and breakfast. They even offered me some, but I only took a gooseberry yogurt and tea. We went up to their room one last… Read more.

Parents in York – Day 2

30 April 2010 | No Comments

With one month left of my semester in Great Britain, I was celebrating for 3 short days with my parents in York. I let them sleep in just a bit. I arrived at their bed and breakfast around 8:30 AM. They were eating breakfast in a small room at the back of the Brentwood, and… Read more.

Parents in York – Day 1

29 April 2010 | No Comments

Essay Frenzy Early Sunday morning I registered for fall classes at Calvin. I got into all of the classes I needed and wanted except one. I’d have to take Creative Nonfiction instead of Writing for the Media, toward my Writing minor, but the latter was not being offered. Since I was up early, I decided… Read more.