German foreign exchange pupil compares, contrasts Nixa from her hometown | KOLR

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — One particular Nixa Superior University international trade student moved from Berlin, Germany, to attend faculty in Nixa, Missouri, in spite of journey getting a novelty because of to the pandemic.

Annika Karnowski arrived to Missouri in mid-August to show up at her junior yr of substantial university in Nixa. The Pan Atlantic Foundation, a analyze overseas and exchange application, assisted Karnowski obtain a host loved ones.

“Back with my family, I did regardless of what I preferred simply because I currently realized them my complete existence, but right here I have to get to know the individuals and that took a little little bit of time,” says Karnowski. “Now, I’m genuinely comfortable with them.”

Over the vacations, she visited her host mother’s household in Arizona and Texas.

“That was interesting to seem out the window and see some palm trees,” stated Karnowski.

Karnowski, said there are some similarities and variances in between Berlin and Nixa Superior Faculty.

“We really do not have that variety of faculty spirit So which is type of sad,” explained Karnowski. “Like in this article you have all unique kinds of sporting activities, golf equipment, and stuff. We don’t really have that.”

She states Berlin’s climate is very very similar to the Ozarks. However, targeted traffic lights are on the ground, and the course topics are much more generic.