OIP Peer: Terra

Meet Terra

Hometown: Anchorage, AK
Studied Abroad: Bologna, Italy - Spring 2012 & Havana, Cuba - Fall 2012
Concentration: Political Science
Graduation: Spring 2014

Terra's Experience Abroad

Q: Favorite song/band abroad:

A: Los Van Van (Cuba)

Q: Favorite course abroad:

A: Geography of Language (Italy)

Q: What was your favorite food/recipe abroad? 

A: Fried yucca balls (Cuba)

Q: Describe a highlight from abroad:

A: We took salsa lessons in Havana, from a friend we met through our classes. Although we were nowhere near as good as our Cuban counterparts, we had a great time practicing our skills.

Q: Favorite cultural visit while abroad:

A: Cinque Terre (Italy)

Q: Something you wish you had known before going abroad:

A: How hard it would be to leave my new home!