Tag Archives: Mondragón University

The discovery of Azul Vergara

This week, our Basque Culture class consisted of a seminar by a guest lecturer on Basque traditional clothing. The speaker, Ane Albisu, has written an important book on the evolution and historical context of dressing habits in Euskal Herria. Continue reading

Wallet holes and revelations

Part of being a student is the constant lack of money and especially when you’re on Erasmus, it seems a 50-euro bill gets spent quicker than you can flush it down the drain. Even though most things in the Basque Country are a bit cheaper than in Belgium, it still feels like there’s a huge money-sucking hole in my wallet. Continue reading