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New Zealand

Name: Diana DeVuono
Email: Major: HR Management
Study Abroad Period: Spring 2002
University Attended: University of Canterbury
Country: New Zealand
Class: Junior

The university provided a beneficial orientation program upon arrival: Strongly Agree
The university provided opportunities for those native to the country: Strongly Agree
The Language barrier was easy to overcome: Strongly Agree
The university explained the country's educational system (grading scale, assessment, teaching style, etc ): Agree
Overall quality of the university met my expectations: Agree
Overall learning experience met my expectations: Strongly Agree
I experienced little or no culture shock upon my arrival: Disagree
I experienced little or no culture shock upon my return home: Disagree

Please rate your experience overall: Excellent

What would have better prepared you for your study abroad experience?: More money

What are the most significant things you learned while abroad?: I learned about a lot of cultured I never knew about. Also learned how the world views Americans.

Looking back, provide us with some tips on how you would improve your experience: Buy a really nice camera

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