The trip ignited my passion for Brazil. It made me realize I want to either work in Brazil or work on issues that impact Brazil and Latin America.
Economics, Global Health
Because North Carolina has one of the largest hog industries in the country, there are tons of waste not being utilized.
Our project gave us a much deeper understanding and appreciation for how policy changes can help move us in the right direction for environmental conservation.
My year on this project team was a great experience. Not only did I learn a ton about social spending in the United States, I also gained research, problem-solving, and presentation skills.