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Student Spotlight – Yumaryn Lopez! July 20th, 2016
Where are you from? Tell us a little about yourself…

I’m 24 years old. I’m from Venezuela, and I live in Caracas, the capital. My first language is Spanish. I hold an ABA in Business Administration from my country.

What are your hobbies?

I like to go to the beach, listen to music, go shopping and spend time with my family and friends.

Did you experience culture shock when you came to the USA?

It’s my second time here, and I think it’s the best experience of my life! I love the food and the culture!

What do you miss about your country?

I miss my family and friends. I also miss the typical food of my country.

Why did you choose Santa Barbara?

I chose Santa Barbara because the weather is good and the people are so very friendly!

What do you like about ELC?

I like the staff, teachers, and students. I also love to meet people and learn about new cultures.

What advice would you give to prospective students?

You can come here and gain more knowledge! You will have a great experience!

Yumaryn Lopez enjoys the sunny spotlight in Santa Barbara.