CAS/Wharton '22 Shaila Lothe

GRIP: Intern in Argentina

Program Abroad:

  • Global Research & Internship Program (GRIP): Instituto Nacional de Educación Tecnológica, Argentina

Ask me about...

  • Being vegetarian abroad 

  • Living in a homestay

  • Working in my second language

  • Traveling as a woman of color

My Experience Abroad:

My time abroad provided language immersion experience to complement my Hispanic Studies major. I improved so much in just two months. My internship abroad helped me explore my interest in government.

Other Highlights:

  • Traveling South America, including seeing Iguazu Falls, salt flats in northwestern Argentina, & Machu Picchu

  • Going to a neighborhood milonga and taking a tango lesson

  • Seeing Zubin Mehta at the Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires

On the Penn Abroad Blog:

Comida Por Peso

Lessons from Teatime in Buenos Aires

Career Path Clarity

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