Mr Smith is a member of the NSW Legislative Assembly (State Parliament) and the Liberal Party. Mr Smith is the local member for the area of Epping (meaning this is where he was elected to represent). Within Parliament he is currently the Minister for Justice and Attorney General. He has also previously held the roles of Shadow Attorney General, Shadow Minister for Justice and Shadow Minister for Juvenile Justice as part of the opposition.
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Why are you participating in the "Augustana in Australia" program?
I am participating in this program to fulfill requirements for my International Business degree. I'm also eager to visit a part of the world that I've never been to before.
What value do you hope to add back to the internship site?
I hope to add the skills I have learned in my courses here at Augustana.
What do you hope to learn on your internship?
I hope to learn about business practices in Australia and how they differ from business practices here in the U.S.
Where do you plan to travel during your term "down under?"
I'm excited to visit the beach a lot and do some shopping in Sydney.
What do you anticipate to be the highlight of your experience "down under?"
The highlight of my experience will most likely be my internship and interacting with the people I will be working with.