Official CAPA Blogger Fall 2016: Matthew Benczkowski – Sydney

Aug 12, 2016 5:04:00 PM / by Irene Kanthan

CAPAStudyAbroad_Sydney_Fall2016_Matthew_Benczkowski_Profile.jpgMeet Matthew Benczkowski, official CAPA blogger in Sydney for fall 2016:

University: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Campus
Major: Molecular Biology
Study abroad location: Sydney, Australia 
Internship or volunteer placement: TBC

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What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester? 
New adventure, meeting new people and ultimately the change of living in a new, foreign country.

What are three of your hobbies and interests? 
science research, kayaking, golf

What's one personal goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
Embrace the difficulties and hardships that come with living away from home and my family, also to say that I have successfully been halfway around the world.

What's one professional goal you hope to achieve while abroad? 
I would like to hope to obtain as much knowledge as possible about global cities, the history of Australia, and Australia as a country.

What can we look forward to seeing in your videos? 
Definitely look forward to photography and my adventure as I try new things and discover new places.

Anything else you'd like to say to people watching for the first time? 
Keep reading and maybe I'll convince you to come to Australia someday, too!

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