Wednesday, February 25, 2009
AFSer Tahoma: 1st week at school in Brazil
Well I've made it through my first week of school! For it only being a week I feel like I've come pretty far. In the beginning I was really shy and didn't talk much, but then when this girl Jessica, for the second time, asked me why I was so quiet I realized that I needed to be more outgoing. I'm a total stranger here and a foreigner and I need to take advantage of that. I can choose any personality I desire if I want to, and they won´t know if its the "real" me or not. So I applied that thinking and I think that it has benefited me greatly. Ive made a fool of myself a few times, but that´s all part of the experience! Read more.
AFS offers year and semester programs to Brazil.