The Bittersweet Differences

I will never forget what my program director told me my first day arriving in Madrid. He stood in front of our group of half-delirious and completely overtired kids and told us to remove the words “weird” and “strange” from our vocabulary. Instead, he wanted us to replace these words with the word “different”. I’ll […]

How To Dress In Qatar

Madi Alexander is a a student at Oklahoma City University and an official API Student Blogger. Madi is studying abroad with API this spring in Doha, Qatar. My friends frequently ask questions about my wardrobe here in Qatar. There tend to be some misconceptions regarding what the general population wears. For instance, I am repeatedly asked […]