Brazil And It’s Environment

Teagan Young Major Geography Brazil/ Amazonia: Culture and Environment Geography: Culture and Environment, summer I 2017. The group with palm crowns and a Brazil nut Tree Manaus’s environment differs from ours so greatly. Where I was located at in Brazil, Manaus, is considered an Am climate. While, the climate in Kalamazoo, Michigan is considered a…

Things I’ll Miss the Most about Brazil

Katie LaBelle Major: Geography Amazonia: Culture and Environment, Brazil Summer I, 2017 Brazil has been an adventure! As I prepare to leave this wonderful place I can’t help but to look back on my trip and reflect on the things I’ve done, the things I wish I had done, and the things I believe I’ll…

The Unexpected

Katie LaBelle Major: Geography Amazonia: Culture and Environment, Brazil Summer I, 2017 What can I say about Brazil? It’s been a week since I’ve arrived and I can honestly say it’s not as expected. Manuas is a big travel hub so I thought it’d be much more like Rio with all the nicer hotels and…

A Transfer, a Change of Major, and an Opportunity

Katie LaBelle Major: Geography Amazonia: Culture and Environment, Brazil Summer I, 2017 So here I am, less than 24 hours before I take the day long trip to Miami and then to Manaus, Brazil. And now I’m sitting in my hotel room, my boyfriend’s sitting next to me playing games on his phone and telling me…