York University students just like you, in their own words and pictures. Click on each short video...
Take off with York International. Broaden your horizons. Experience new cultures. Become a global citizen.
Ghazal: "At first I was really nervous...but I realized just how adaptable I was. Once you put yourself out there and test yourself, that's when you realize just what you are capable of."
Sayjon and Alamgir: "Being a global citizen is being able to relate to different cultures. You're able to take away key values and messages and whatever the norms are in different cultures and internalize that."
Larissa: "I came back with a totally different perspective that actually boosted my academic standing when I came back."
Peter: "I was amazed at how many there were and also how many countries there were" on offer. "A few directly related for my field - which is political science - such as working with NGOs, embassies, think tanks..."
Student Blogs and Photos
Narratives of Costa Rica by Marie Gomez