CAS '21 Amelia Hammond

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SA: University of Sydney

Program Abroad:

  • Semester Abroad (SA): University of Sydney

Ask me about...

  • Traveling alone abroad

  • Being abroad during COVID-19

  • Saving money while abroad

  • Planning lots of outdoor experiences

  • Living in international housing

My Experience Abroad:

As an economics major, I was able to take three economics courses abroad. It was interesting to learn about the Australian economy as well as gain a more global understanding of economics overall.

Other Highlights:

  • Celebrating my 21st birthday in Bali

  • Taking an outdoor education class that allowed us to hike at Royal National Park and learn all about Australian ecology

  • Traveling up the coast of Australia and learning how to surf

  • Picnicking in the Royal Botanic Gardens 

  • Hiking to the Figure 8 Pools 

  • Skateboarding at Bondi 

  • Cliff jumping at Collins Flat Beach 

  • Stargazing at Coogee 

  • All of the amazing new friends I made!

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