Kelsey Ullom

An India-tastic Day

Today was an India-tastic day filled with almost every unique-to-India cultural experience one can cram into 24 hours. We awoke bright and early to drive four hours to Agra to see the glorious Taj Mahal. It amazed me how taken back I was from every angle I looked at it…I kept having to pinch myself…

Day One

Day one=huge success. We visited the lotus temple, which was magnificent. Not only was the architecture admirable, but the purpose behind the place of worship was inspiring. Lotuses are known for growing in murky water, symbolizing their ability to bring beauty and life in an otherwise yucky environment. The temple is non-demoninational, and there are…

Pre-Departure Update from the Students

This last week of school has been a blur of exams and papers, so after a long night of last-minute packing, I’m relieved to finally be in the airport. It still hasn’t hit me. We will be across the world. In India. WHAT. It’s kind of a surreal feeling…. -Emily not being on the shuttle…