Known widely for its movie-like landscapes, the compact islands of New Zealand offer a paradise for adventurers. Juxtaposed with its lush rainforests and stunning glaciers are thriving multicultural cities where Kiwis enjoy a progressive culture and high quality of life. Discover the traditional Maori celebrations, meetings, and rites held in a tribal complex. Take in the natural splendor—upside down—with a thrilling bungee jump. Explore majestic glaciers and scenic drives of the South Island. Anyone interested in nature conservation and ecology will find outstanding volunteer prospects in student and governmental organizations. Explore New Zealand's creative side as you study distinctive design motifs, music festivals, and a diverse digital media landscape.
Understand the human experience
The never ending evolution of the individual, of families, groups, and society challenges our awareness and drives us to understand human social relationships. Learn to observe, listen, and read other people in their social contexts to broaden your knowledge of the diversity of humans and their interactions.