Meet the Scholars
It’s the beginning of a new school year and our International Scholars family has expanded to include 19 individuals from many different parts of the globe.
Alumnus Chaya Go talks about returning to her home country (Phillipines) to advocate for the indigenous communities in the region.
The International Scholars Retreat is a fun opportunity to get to know new and old faces in the community and to kick off the new year with great ideas.
“The whole idea of culture goes big with me,” he says. “I’m deeply culturally rooted.”
Paula Zelaya is a 5th year International Scholar from Mexico City. She speaks of the various courses and extracurricular activities at UBC that led her to establish her own theatre company.