By: Reede Lowery, Northern Lights College, winner of the BC Study Abroad: Stories from Abroad Scholarship
Study Abroad Destination: Japan
By: Brooke MacNab, University of Victoria
Over the last year and a half, I have been studying Chinese language and culture at The University of Victoria (UVic). This winter break, I had the opportunity to be a guest of South China University of Technology for eleven exciting and wonderful days on an educational scholarship program between the provinces of British Columbia, Canada and Guangdong, China.
We are pleased to announce the winners of the fall 2018 Stories from Abroad: British Columbia Study Abroad Scholarship!
Read about our winners individually by clicking on their names below.
All of our winners will be posting their stories from abroad, so be sure to check out our student blog section regularly to read about their adventures!
Aaron Siebenga, Simon Fraser University, winner of the BC Study Abroad: Stories from Abroad Scholarship
Aaron Siebenga is a 24-year-old third-year SFU Behavioural Neuroscience student, though he has been studying various subjects at SFU and UFV since 2013. He's served as the VP-Internal for the Behavioural Neuroscience Student Society, worked in Dr. Hoffer's lab at SFU as a research assistant, and travelled to the US many times to speak at conferences.