As I write this, I’m staring at a half-packed duffle bag that’s ready to ship my roommate’s belongings back from London, England to his hometown in Somerville, Massachusetts. After spending nearly four months studying abroad across the pond, time has whizzed by and I find myself, along with 75 classmates, preparing to re-immerse ourselves in our home culture for a month before officially moving in to Northeastern University’s campus in early January.