Hola Todos, It has officially been one month and two days since my arrival in
School started last Tuesday, Oct. 9, and it has been interesting thus far. On Oct. 1st we took a placement test for the school and based on that we were split into to groups: Hispanic Studies, which is the more advanced program, and Culture and Language, which is the intermediate program. Since it’s been about a year and a half since my last Spanish course in college, I did bad on the exam and got placed in the intermediate program. Which is probably a good thing, because I would’ve been in way over my head in the advanced program, and I’m staying for two semesters so in the spring I can do the advanced program. I’m taking five classes: Grammar, Oral and Writing, Economy of Spain and
I have yet to go in the
Yesterday, Oli and I traveled by bus to the Southern part of the Sierra Nevada known as Las Alpujarras to visit the small mountain villages. It was quite an adventure. We took the bus from
I know this is a long email, but two weeks is a lot of time to fit into a short email. There’s more that I could still say. I’ve tried to give you the abbreviated version because I know you all are just as busy as I am. Thanks for reading!