Liam Grigg, University of Victoria, winner of the BC Study Abroad: Stories from Abroad Scholarship
Liam Grigg is currently a fourth-year Business Student at Peter B. Gustavson School of Business. After graduation, he hopes to pursue a career in international business with a focus on sustainable development and poverty reduction. Liam is passionate about environmental preservation and exploring innovative methods to combating global problems. To gain international experience during his degree, he spent seven months volunteering in the Southern Province of Zambia, where he helped teach rural communities business skills. This provided him many opportunities to learn about different cultures and develop his understanding of our global community. In Liam’s second to last semester of school, he is attending the SKEMA Business School in Sophia Antipolis, France on an academic exchange. Here he will be able to continue his international studies in a new and enriching environment.