Surprise!

I’d been planning for months to surprise Dad at the airport when he arrived in Buenos Aires. I had told him that I had class so I arranged for a driver to pick him up. He was to look for the driver holding a sign with his name and the driver would bring him to my...

NYU Field Trip: Iguazú Falls

One of the first things I heard about NYU Buenos Aires was that the program offered a school field trip to Iguazú Falls…so cool! Well, the time arrived and 26 hours post-departure we made it to Puerto Iguazú. The following morning we were up early to go to the Falls,...

Since arriving in Buenos Aires, I have come to terms with the fact that, as with many people in the world, Argentines have had to overcome quite a few obstacles. We expect perseverance, yet after hearing about the “disappeared” and the “madres de plaza de mayo,” I...