Isaac

May 30, 2013 Walking the streets of London like a pro!!! Enjoying my time here so far.

May 27, 2013 Very excited about this trip. Today I’ll be in Oklahoma, but tomorrow I’ll be on my way to London. I’ve been planning on this trip all semester, and now it’s finally here. I immediately turn this journey to . . .  read more

Our first full day in London

Yesterday was eventful, from riding the tube for the first time to venturing out to the hop on hop off bus ride, we had a great day and it really wore us out. I was so sleepy I fell asleep standing up a couple times and dozed off while sitting in the comfy warm double decker bus. We ate at a British pub last night and the salmon fish cakes were to . . .  read more

London Calling

So impressed with students on day one. In the last 24 hours, they’ve flown on two jets, ridden multiple Tubes, one bus and one airport tram. Those who rode their first airplanes did so like pro’s. London thus far has included a stroll through Covent Garden, a tour through the heart of London, a real pub meal – and that’s while . . .  read more

Getting Ready to JET

At OKC airport:
Meghann: “Super excited. Can’t wait to be there.”
Isaac: “Made it past the scanning…now off to the flying.”
Adrianna: “Can’t wait to explore new places.”
Desiree: “You don’t have to call me Mrs. Hill!”

Meghann

Tomorrow this time I will be hearing the roar of a jet engine taking me to London! I’m so excited and I feel fearless to be able to conquer such an amazing trip at such a young age. I’m so thankful for this opportunity from the Mass Comm department and of course my wonderful parents for sending me away to fulfill my dreams. I can’t . . .  read more

Getting Ready to JET

In just a few days, we will be embarking on the trip of a lifetime.  UCO Mass Communication students are traveling to London, Amsterdam and Brussels, leaving OKC on May 28th.  Along the way, we’ll encounter cultural, historic, journalistic experiences and more.  Follow our Journalism-Education-Travel (JET) blog to see these countries through . . .  read more

Where in the World are We?

May 28 (Tues) Travel Day

OKC airport 2 p.m.

Arrive London 11:05 a.m. next day

May 29 (Wed) Arrive London

Hop On Hop Off Bus

May 30 (Thursday)

Thames tour

May 31 (Friday)

BBC tour

June 1 (Saturday)

Stonehenge

Salisbury

Bath

June 2 (Sunday)

St. Paul’s Cathedral service

Tate Modern

Globe Theatre The Tempest

June 3 (Monday)

Churchill War Rooms

National Gallery

British . . .  read more