New Zealand. When I was a student here, New Zealand sounded much better as a destination than South Vietnam…nothing against Vietnam mind you.
In those days, the odds were greatly stacked in favor of an “immersion trip” or “Study abroad” to the latter…not the former. As a matter of fact, the Grunge did take one of those “trips”… and yes, it was a life changing experience.
Right now, John Decker ’14 is on a semester abroad in New Zealand. I could tell you about it – but it’s much better coming from John himself. Here’s his blog. Leave a comment and encourage him to keep telling the story of his travels.
Want to know a little more? Check out more of the study abroad blogs right here. These are opportunities that create world-savvy critical thinkers, effective leaders, and responsible citizens who live a humane lifestyle.