My Arabic NSLI-Y Summer: virtual Moroccan immersion, new relationships, frustration, and success in the Arabic language

Reloading my laptop in late April with my stomach knotted in nerves, I anxiously awaited the NSLI-Y scholarship results. I had applied in October, and since then, almost every waking thought was consumed by the NSLI-Y scholarship result. Then in April, an NSLI-Y applicant group chat buzzed my phone - results were out! I clicked … Continue reading My Arabic NSLI-Y Summer: virtual Moroccan immersion, new relationships, frustration, and success in the Arabic language