Liz, from Millsaps College

Meet Liz! She is an easy-going person, she lives on the beach with his younger brother and parents in Pascagoula Mississippi. She already graduated from Millsaps College and wants to save money to go to graduate school. Liz’ mother is a school teacher and her dad is a fireman. Liz loves to learn new languages and cultures because it helps her to be a better person that can adapt to other people’s habits and be more open minded. Liz decided to do this program because now that she finished college she has more free time. She also won a  scholarship, so she felt it was perfect for her. Liz has traveled to many countries including Cuba, where she hopes to go back and be a professor’s assistant. She is super happy with her current Spanish level and she knows she has improved while she’s been in Merida studying this intensive summer Spanish program.

Hamilton from Millsaps College

This is Hamilton! Another student from Millsaps College that decided to come to Merida to study an intensive Spanish 4-week program. Hamilton is originally from Georgia and he has a double major in Political Science and Philosophy, he wants to become a successful lawyer one day. Back at home Hamilton works a lot, and he spends most of his free time at his job, studying or with his family. Hamilton is really close to his siblings, he has 2 sisters and 1 brother. Hamilton decided that it was time for him to take a little bit of time off and come to Mexico to learn more about the culture and learn a new language, which is always good. He loves Yucatecan culture and people, because he is a curious guy and likes to learn and understand a lot about this wonderful country.

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