Drunken Eagle, an Albanian bacchanalia

One of the first things you are told as a new student at the American University in Blagoevgrad is that THE party of the year is Drunken Eagle. This is when all Albanian students chip in to cause brain damage to the entire student body. Usually Drunken Eagle is  celebrated around the 28th and 29th…

Only four opponents left for Nikolay

Part II of our mini series as we follow our own Nikolay Nikolov on his way to glory. Remember? He is running for the Alcohol Friendly Award after a year of ‘hard labor’ at the American University in Bulgaria. Well, yesterday the official nominations were announced. It’s no wonder Nikolay was one of the five candidates to…

Nikolay as Lord of the Drinks?

Exciting times in the Bulgarian city of Blagoevgrad these days. These days the students of the American University choose the candidates for the More Honors Awards. In this ceremony the biggest ‘Casanova’ and the biggest pain in the ass (Public Enemy) are rewarded for their behavior in the past year. But the award we are particularly interested…