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Welcome to the New Zealand Semester 2018 blog!

This blog is written by the 16 students from various majors participating in the Environmental Studies program. Over the course of the semester, we will be posting here about our experiences in New Zealand to communicate, as a group, the events and experiences we find most impactful, memorable, and heaps of fun!

We hope that you will follow us on our journey throughout the semester as we explore New Zealand together!

Blog Posts

Oh, the places we’ve been!

Kaikoura Marine Research Traveling throughout the South Island has been an experience of a lifetime learning about farming, tourism, public health and more. Our second to last stop was Kaikoura which is known for its continued sustainability efforts while increasing their tourism business. People are attracted to this beautiful place for nature and wildlife. The …