Travel Day to Gettysburg (January 18th) Above is the gorgeous view out of our Gettysburg hotel window. Thankfully, the Gettysburg portion of the trip is only 2 nights and one full day. By this point of the trip, we were all ready to go home and a bit sick of museums. Additionally, there aren’t many … More Gettysburg


  While you have four nights in Boston, you only get three full days! There is TONS to see in Boston and so many amazing places to eat! Use the “t” line train and take advantage of every second!   Travel Day (January 14th) Quincy Market Faneuil Hall   Lobster Mac and Cheese   This … More Boston


Arriving (January 10th) Jim’s Philly Cheesesteaks To be honest, I wasn’t that impressed with Jim’s! It has won awards for best Philly cheesesteaks and I had high expectations. I found it to be a bit dry and just not that special. Maybe I’m just spoiled by Texas meats. This being said, it’s Philly! You HAVE … More Philly

NC + Virginia

Trip kicks off (January 6th)   Alamance Battleground Tour Alamance Battleground is the very first stop of the trip and is fairly close to Elon. This morning was also COLD. Pretty great indicator of what the rest of the trip would look like. The tour starts off with a short film about what happened during … More NC + Virginia

History Study Tour

As a Teaching Fellow, you have the incredible opportunity to travel for FREE over winter term freshman year up and down the East coast AND earn credit for a history course. I’m here to give you the inside scoop on what the trip is really like and give you tips to make the most out … More History Study Tour