People also ask
What lessons did you learn while studying abroad?
But perhaps the greatest lesson I learned while studying abroad is that the world has magnificent depth. It has great beauty, yes landscapes and cities, that enchants us, and sometimes great ugliness, earthquakes, and turmoil that destroys. But under what we first see, the beauty and the ugliness, there is still more to learn.
Why did you choose to study abroad in Lima?
I chose to study abroad in Lima because I wanted to learn Spanish and delve into the political, cultural, and economic issues facing Peru. I certainly came away with much better Spanish and a deeper understanding of the forces shaping Peru as a nation.
Is study abroad the best teacher of humility?
If you let it, study abroad can be the very best teacher of humility. Once my host sister happened to overhear me speaking English with some American friends (I know, I should have stuck to Spanish? and she told me she was shocked that I could speak so fast!