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  • Windows to Wildness 2

  • The intimidating aura of the European Eagle Owl juxtaposed with the cautious and timid bystanders

    One of the fondest memories I have of my time in Scotland is my trip to the beautiful untarnished Highlands deep in the Scottish countryside. Not only was it a sharp contrast to the bustling cosmopolitan…

  • Credit: Vinay Nagaraj
  • Tags: Duke in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • Windows to Wildness

  • One of the fondest memories I have of my time in Scotland is my trip to the beautiful untarnished Highlands deep in the Scottish countryside. Not only was it a sharp contrast to the bustling cosmopolitan city of Edinburgh, but it was also a diverse and scenic experience that allowed me…

  • Credit: Vinay Nagaraj
  • Tags: Duke in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • A Rainbow in the Skye

  • This photo was taken during a weekend trip with our professor to the picturesque Isle of Skye, an island off the coast of northwest Scotland.  On our second day in Skye, we took a boat trip from Elgol to Loch Coruisk, which is tucked in the Cuillin Mountains.  On the boat…

  • Credit: Sarah Rowan
  • Tags: Duke in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • A Highlands Sunset

  • This photo was taken in the town of Oban in the Scottish Highlands.  Oban was a beautiful little town right on the water.  I loved visiting the Highlands because I was really able to get a feel for Scottish culture.  The main street in Oban was lined with stores selling kilts,…

  • Credit: Sarah Rowan
  • Tags: Duke in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • (Dis)United Kingdom

  • I took this photo in Glasgow last September on the day of the independence referendum.  Many people in Scotland do not feel that their interests are well represented at the central UK government in Westminster, so this referendum provided them with the opportunity to decide whether they wanted to remain part…

  • Credit: Sarah Rowan
  • Tags: Duke in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    Old and New in Downtown Glasgow. This photo was taken in the early morning on our way to a session at asylum court in downtown Glasgow. We had the opportunity to witness Judge John MacDonald, a friend of the Duke program, administer a hearing for asylum-seeking immigrants…

  • Credit: Taylor Williams
  • Major: Public Policy
  • Tags: Duke in Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    The Duke in Glasgow program begins with a week-long trip to London, with visits to Parliament and opportunities to experience some of the cultural riches of the city.

    The trip to London was a great introduction to our time in Glasgow studying British politics. It was especially…

  • Credit: Pearce Godwin
  • Tags: Duke in Glasgow, London, Scotland, United Kingdom
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