Mayra is a senior majoring in Spanish in Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences. The recipient of a Gilman International Scholarship, she is participating during summer 2012 in SMU-in-South of France and in SMU-in-Madrid.
La clase de "El Quijote" con los molinos de viento. I cannot believe that my summer abroad programs are ending. The cliché "time flies when you are having fun" becomes not only a cliché, but a reality. We are finishing classes, studying for finals, finishing essays, last-minute shopping, going one more time to this place to eat an empanada, or going back to a museum because I have to see one more time this or that painting. We look at each other with sad faces, knowing that we have to go back home, but we are not ready; there is still too much to see and learn. This past weekend we traveled a lot - some of us [...]