While still in the midst of their study abroad experiences, students at Linfield College write reflective essays. Their essays address issues of cultural similarity and difference, compare lifestyles, mores, norms, and habits between their host countries and home, and examine changes in perceptions about their host countries and the United States. In this essay, Mariah Hellebrandt describes her observations during her study abroad program at the Galapagos Academic Institute for the Arts and Sciences in Ecuador.
Hellebrandt, Mariah, "Through Another's Eyes . . . The Life of a Galapageno" (2017). 2017-18 Field Notes. Essay. Submission 3.