Adam Curtis ’19
Countries visited: Qatar, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Mexico
Q: What is the main takeaway you got from your trip? Include important skills you developed:
A: Time management, adapting to a new environment, gaining a deeper appreciation for things back home, ability to question the practices that surround me
Q: How do you think this experience will help you get a job after you graduate?
A: Genuine curiosity in why things are done the way they are. Company culture grows similarly to country/region culture.
Q: How do you think this experience will help you become a leader in your field?
A: Being open-minded enough to challenge myself and accept comments on established methods I follow that I haven’t questioned before.
Q: Did you have a lightbulb moment while you were abroad? If so, please share:
A: I have the mindset and interpersonal skills to work and live abroad.
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