Mackenzie, a current NSLI-Y student in Taiwan, was recently nominated as the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ American Abroad Student of the Month for October 2016.
Mackenzie has shown exceptional leadership skills and cooperation in her first two months of the NSLI-Y program. When school began, Mackenzie was apprehensive about jumping into Chinese-only classes, but she embraced her experience and has taken advantage of resources such as her tutors and classmates… Throughout her program, she has exhibited a thoughtful and enthusiastic attitude toward her study abroad experience, and it is clear that she intends to make the most of her time in Taiwan.
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To read about previous American Abroad Students of the Month, click here.