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‘J1Accom-Chicago’ you’re simply the best by Mairi Hanly

‘J1Accom-Chicago’ you’re simply the   best by Mairi Hanly It’s true what they say that you don’t realise what you had until it’s over. This resonates deeply with my experience of the J1. Prior to going on the J1 I asked friends who had already done a J1 about their experiences, many told me that…

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A Blessing in Disguise! by Emily Pike

A Blessing in Disguise!   by Emily Pike The best way for me to sum up my J1 experience would be a blessing in disguise, because what originally presented themselves as huge problems, actually turned out to have the best possible outcomes.   Firstly, the intention was never to come to Chicago. As is the…

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J1 With Jen – Chicago 2019 by Jennifer Grehan

J1 With Jen – Chicago 2019   by Jennifer Grehan Basically the Gaeltacht on Four Loko. Can you imagine living with 140 other J1 students? Sounds ridiculous. Most people reading this might think I’m exaggerating when I say, J1Accom made my summer.   From the moment you arrive to the moment you leave, it’s like…

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J1Accom Chicago- Don’t be shy when it comes to Chi-Town by Eoin O’Donnell

J1Accom Chicago- Don’t be shy when it comes to Chi-Town   by Eoin O’Donnell Writing and reminiscing about this summer in Chicago is no easy task, because it only drills home the fact that the summer of a lifetime is getting further and further in the rear-view mirror. A J1 in Chicago is one of…

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J1 – Aisling Doyle

by Aisling Doyle My summer in Chicago completely surpassed my expectations thanks to J1Accom. When we decided to stay here it felt like a weight off our shoulders as we’d heard of so many people being scammed by landlords and there was literally nowhere willing to take students short term. Brian was so understanding about…

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