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I Never Thought I Would Experience Culture Shock

Posted by Emilie Ehrman in Sprouting in Brussels. No Comments

9th June

I have started my third week in Belgium, and I am very, very happy here.

I am astounded that a place I have lived for two weeks can feel so much like home, and that I can experience culture shock and homesickness each for the first time within a single weekend.

In Brussels:

My internship at Serve the City Brussels:

I am very pleased with my internship position. As a communication intern, I am furthering my experience with WordPress and MailChimp, two techniques for professional communication. I have my own Serve the City email address where I independently correspond with people who wish to serve with the organization or who have questions about the work we do. Although I am learning the answers to many of their questions, I am free to ask my supervisor, Cosmina, if any of the emails stump me.

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