*STA Travel Start the Adventure Scholar
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University: University of Montana
Expected graduation year: 2019
Destination: Irkutsk, Russia
Program Provider: School of Russian and Asian Studies
Major / Minor: Russian Language
Language of Study: Russian
Demographic background: Hispanic, First-generation, Community College Student
Future career aspirations: Diplomacy, State Department, Ambassador
Top 3 goals for study abroad: To raise language proficiency; To deepen my understanding of Russian society; Self-awareness and understanding of my own culture by learning about my host country’s customs, values, and traditions

Journal entries by Andrew