Korinne Pyle

Korinne Pyle

  • Global Ambassador

Background

What are you studying at Point Loma?
I am studying to be a teacher with a major in Liberal studies.

Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Northern California. I lived half my life in Sacramento and the more recent half in Oroville, CA.

What countries have you visited?
I have been to Canada, México, Germany, and Perú.

What is your favorite place you’ve visited in the world?
My two favorite places are Cuzco, Perú, and Victoria, British Columbia.

What is the next place you would like to visit in the world?
If I could visit anywhere in the world next, it would be Ireland.

If you could live in any other city in the world, what would it be and why?
I have planned to move to Canada someday. I really liked how nice the people were when I visited.

What languages do you speak/are learning?
I speak English and Spanish.

What advice do you have for study abroad students?
My advice for study abroad students: Tear down any expectations you have before you arrive. Going abroad with few expectations helps in the adjustment.
Don't be afraid to break out of your comfort zone. Take lots of photos, and be sure to make connections and build relationships with the local people.

Spring 2013 Office Hours:
Monday and Tuesday 4-4:30