<p style="margin-bottom:12.0pt">Kia ora! My name is Jessica and I'm majoring in biology and environmental studies at Lawrence University, a small school in Appleton, WI. I grew up in Marquette, Michigan and will always call the shore of Lake Superior home. I love to travel and have been to Costa Rica, Chile, and Argentina so far.<span style="text-autospace:none"><span style="font-size:16.0pt"><span style="font-family:"Times",serif"> </span></span></span></p>
Blogs by Jessica Robyns
My experience as an introvert abroad
The most important lesson I learned in New Zealand
The Pacific is full of more than just water.
What I miss about New Zealand
A collection of my favorite memories.
A snapshot of club life at the UoA
I joined the Fossil Free club at the University of Auckland and had a great time.
The road most traveled
No matter how much you prepare for study abroad, there'll always be something you didn't expect.
College vs. Uni
Attending university in a foreign country means adjusting to a new campus culture.
Rotorua: Traveling on a budget
Here’s a review of some places around Rotorua that are totally free to visit and will make for a great weekend trip.
What to expect when visiting a marae
A marae is an important space in Maori culture.
Advice for adjusting to Auckland
No worries: My first week in Auckland
My first week in Auckland has been challenging and rewarding.