The Berkeley Beacon

Ryan Smythe

Beacon Correspondent

Smythe can be reached at ryan_smythe@emerson.edu.


Articles

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Seefried hosts open mics outside of Emerson comedy scene

"Kevin's one of the hardest working stand-ups I know." -Emerson alumna Jamie Loftus

Across the Pond: Forsaking the clichés

When I got to Europe, my overly romanticized notion of what I was getting into had me sipping wine in Paris, experiencing the nightlife in Amsterdam, visiting the Peace Palace in the Hague, and eating waffles and chocolate in Belgium. Now that I’ve been here for nearly two months, those ideas are still there. But overshadowing them are my actual experiences, and those are some I never would have had if Europe was still an image in my mind, instead of a place I got to live.

Across the Pond

Overcoming homesickness when studying abroad