My Immersion Story: Finding Community Abroad

“Not only did finding a community help my mental health, it showed me a way of life I’m happiest living — I fell in love with my friends, I fell in love with the city and I fell in love with my time abroad [in Melbourne].”

Paige Santelli  is a  Biology, Anthropology & Public Policy major at Lafayette College and studied abroad with  IFSA at the University of Melbourne in Melbourne, Australia during the Fall of  2018.