Category Archives: Ch. 2 Europe

After 9 months in Africa–back to the classroom! This time as a MRes student in Primate Biology, Behaviour and Conservation at Roehampton in London. God save the Queen?

Bone Marrow Registry–Sign up Now!

While procrastinating on my dissertation, I usually spend a lot of time on reddit looking at cat pictures, earthporn (oh mother nature, you so fine) and browsing for science articles–but mainly aww-ing over cat pictures. However, today on my front … Continue reading

Posted in Ch. 2 Europe | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reminiscing and Musical Funks.

Going through old blog entries written while in Nigeria to edit and slowly post, I came across this (written in February on a train to Mannheim to visit my brother!): One year ago, I was a flurry of emotions over … Continue reading

Posted in Ch. 2 Europe | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Back to the grind…

Almost 4 weeks back and it feels like I never left! Been meaning to update on the Nigerian baboon adventures but have been bogged down with writing, analyzing, procrastinating and who knows what else…Can someone focal me to tell me … Continue reading

Posted in Ch. 2 Europe | Tagged | Leave a comment

Busy as a bee…

One year ago, I was enjoying my last month at Lajuma before going to the Democratic Republic of Congo. This year, I’m also preparing for a new journey. In a month, I’ll begin collecting data for my dissertation. Location? Gashaka-Gumti National Park … Continue reading

Posted in Ch. 2 Europe | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Let’s get a move on shall we?

That feeling where you can’t sit still, your insides are vibrating and you don’t know whether to run or take a shot of whisky to calm yourself down? Zugunruhe. My first encounter with this word was while watching Heroes and … Continue reading

Posted in Ch. 2 Europe | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

London Doris is falling down… (or God Save the Queen?)

This title comes from a short-shorts wearing friend as a suggestion for a new blog name while studying in London. I’ve just had a Mac & Jacks while waiting for boarding to calm the nerves after a tearful goodbye to … Continue reading

Posted in Ch. 2 Europe | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment