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Why are you participating in the "Augustana in Australia" program?
To gain experience in the field of psychology, and to add to my resume.
What value do you hope to add back to the internship site?
I hope to bring the open views that come with a student from Augustana.
What do you hope to learn on your internship?
I hope to get experience that will help me later decide what area of psychology I wish to pursue.
Where do you plan to travel during your term "down under?"
To the Great Barrier Reef, and maybe New Zealand!
What do you anticipate to be the highlight of your experience "down under?"
Besides the internship, I look forward to experiences with the wildlife.