• September 21, 2020
 UTEP Student’s Vocation Vacations: Impact Outside the Classroom

Multiple students across disciplines saw summer as a vacation from the classroom and time to explore real-world possibilities reflective of their academic or career goals. Photo courtesy UTEP

UTEP Student’s Vocation Vacations: Impact Outside the Classroom

Summer vacation has long been synonymous with relaxation and long days of fun in the sun, but for some students at The University of Texas at El Paso it was an opportunity to expand their horizons and knowledge by taking part in internships, study abroad programs and research experiences locally, nationally and abroad.

Multiple students across disciplines saw summer as a vacation from the classroom and time to explore real-world possibilities reflective of their academic or career goals. What they got out of their experiences was transformative and left a lasting impression. Each student documented their summer adventure and reflected on their personal experience.

Here are a few of their stories

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