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UGA - Warnell - Discover Abroad: Maymester Australia and New Zealand: International Business Topics (Orange) : Testimonials (Aoraki)

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?
Program Testimonials
I loved everything about New Zealand!! It just got better and better every day
— Caroline Beldon, Maymester 2016
What were the most significant take-aways from your experience?
Program Testimonials
A greater awareness of the environment impacts we have. Because of this trip, I came back and instituted a recycling program at my internship. It made me realize the call we have to steward this earth well. It showed me the importance of other industries besides just business or medicine.
— Bruce Burns, Maymester 2016
What were the most significant take-aways from your experience?
Program Testimonials
The importance of travel. It truly opened up my eyes to the world and other cultures. It is something I plan to do for the rest of my life. Also the importance of protecting our planet for future generations, and also the present. I have become much more aware of sustainable practices.
— Laura Graben, Maymester 2016
What were the most significant take-aways from your experience?
Program Testimonials
Learning about the culture, making memories, and completing bucket-list activities
— Ashley Nickerson, Maymester 2016
What were the most significant take-aways from your experience?
Program Testimonials
My most significant take-aways from this program were that of time management, flexibility, and absorbing all of your surroundings. This was an awesome experience, and I made so many friendships that I will never forget. We were always on the go, forcing us to be accountable and flexible when the itinerary change.
— Stephanie Campbell, Maymester 2017
What are your words of advice to students considering this program?
Program Testimonials
Don't sign up for this if you want a vacation . It is a fantastic, fast moving trip full of adventure.
— Katherine Hauldren, Maymester 2017
How did the experience impact you and your future educational/career/personal goals?
Program Testimonials
This study abroad really made me feel more like a global citizen and I was able to get a better understanding of how the world works and how people from other countries view things from their perspective.
— Olivia Grimm, Maymester 2017
How did the experience impact you and your future educational/career/personal goals?
Program Testimonials
This trip has made me want to work for a company that values sustainability .
— Katherine Hauldren, Maymester 2017
How did the experience impact you and your future educational/career/personal goals?
Program Testimonials
It helped me figure out my major, helped me grow and mature as a person, and just all around pushed me outside my comfort zone to make new friends and create new memories
— Caroline Hurst, Maymester 2017
How did the experience impact you and your future educational/career/personal goals?
Program Testimonials
It will make me be very conscious in my future business practices in how to be the most sustainable and ensure we are leaving the smallest impact on the environment as possible.
— Jake Byrd, Maymester 2018