Hello, my name is Maria E. Medrano. I am originally from Mexico, and I am a Business Administration student at Ivany campus in Dartmouth, NS.
I moved to Canada in August 2018. First, I visited Montreal because that was the first city I wanted to move to, before finally deciding to move to Halifax, NS. After a few types of research and considerations, I chose NSCC over a Montreal school and a private school I had previously registered in Halifax.
When NSCC had accepted me, I was worried about being the only international adult student. So, I started to research for activities outside of school or volunteering in certain places to be able to get to know the community or at least meet people in the same situation as an international student, but it was hard without knowing how or where to go. When I received the invitation to be part of the international students’ program, I didn’t think it twice to sign up.
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