To me, life cannot exist without connection. In order to understand who I am I must first understand who and what I am connected to.
My name is Zoe Zakin and I participated in SIT’s development program in Argentina in fall 2014. I’d like to share my experience with SIT, doing original research, and how I was lucky enough to continue this research when I returned to school.
Emma Hallowell (Cornell University), spring 2015 alumna of SIT’s Ecuador: Comparative Ecology and Conservation program, met Dr. Jane Goodall at one of her lectures in Ontario, Canada.
On May 4th, 2015, after over 8 hours in rickety buses and unmarked vans, I arrived in the small and remote town of Dayutang rather abruptly.
SIT Study Abroad congratulates Abigail Outterson, the newest recipient of the Alice Rowan Swanson Fellowship, which returns alumni of SIT’s undergraduate study abroad programs to their host countries to conduct human rights projects.
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