Student Stories: Exchange Students

Photo of Prune Houvion
“What surprised me was the emphasis on well-being and taking time to learn about yourself and who you want to be — the true version of yourself.”
Photo of Cosima Hummel
I’ve never met so many cultures in one place before. I feel freer to share my own thoughts. Mount Holyoke has shown me that they matter.”
Photo of Nina Herzog
“I wanted to take courses that would help me advance but were not available at my college. I’m excited to return to my work with new ideas and skills.”
Photo of Shamim Motori
“Berlin is perhaps the most international city in Europe, but I feel like I have had more interaction with more people from different cultures here.”
Photo of Exchange student: Eleonore Regnier
“I love the traditions. The Orientation party was just plain silly fun. Mountain Day gave me a sense of continuity, being a part of something lasting.”