This Haskayne student recently completed her exchange at the University of Western Australia, this is what she says on the importance of going abroad:
“I think living abroad is important, it allows you to understand other, sometimes contrasting, ideologies that open your mind to new ways of thinking, and new perceptions on the world. The more you understand about the world, the more you understand people. Understanding people is a very valuable soft skill but is also rewarding in your personal life. Experiences like this also give you more depth in character, you’re able to test yourself in new environments, and see how you react.” – M. Cojocar
Read her full blog on our Traveler Blog!