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UGA - Warnell - Discover Abroad: Winter Break Australia : Testimonials (Brisbane)

The following program testimonial responses have been selected for publication by Education Abroad
Final Reflection Questions
What were the most significant take-aways from your experience?
Learning about valuing the environment in ways economics fails to value it has been critical in my understanding of nature's worth.
— Mehak Ahmed, Winter Break-Spring 2018
What were the most significant take-aways from your experience?
I enjoyed seeing a new part of the world and forming new relationships with people and the environment.
— Matthew Sadiker, Winter Break-Spring 2018
What were the most significant take-aways from your experience?
The memories you get from the different locations, the sense of adventure kind of awakens, more self confidence after making new friends
— Alexandra Solorzano, Winter Break-Spring 2018
What are your words of advice to students considering this program?
I highly recommend, it was by far the greatest adventure of my life.
— Thomas Peters, Winter Break-Spring 2018
What are your words of advice to students considering this program?
GO. and say yes to all opportunities because you only have 3 weeks to dive into a beautiful and unique place.
— Chandler Reynolds, Winter Break-Spring 2018
How did the experience impact you and your future educational/career/personal goals?
I have broadened my understanding of progress beyond monetary measures and I will use this insight daily as I interact with environment.
— Mehak Ahmed, Winter Break-Spring 2018
How did the experience impact you and your future educational/career/personal goals?
It opened my eyes to the world we have around us. Before, I was just looking at the business side of everything and what benefitted me. After this journey, I look at things that benefit not just me, but everything. I take into account every living thing around me, and now know what I do effects every organism and ecosystem I am in.
— Kelsey Currie, Winter Break-Spring 2018
How did the experience impact you and your future educational/career/personal goals?
I would say that I'm more aware now of the impact I have on the environment around me.
— Katherine Marable, Winter Break-Spring 2018
How did the experience impact you and your future educational/career/personal goals?
It has allowed me to gain a better understanding of how my actions can impact the world around me.
— Thomas Peters, Winter Break-Spring 2018