February 27, 2021

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German overseas exchange student compares, contrasts Nixa from her hometown | KOLR

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — One Nixa Superior Faculty international trade pupil moved from Berlin, Germany, to attend college in Nixa, Missouri, in spite of travel turning into a novelty owing to the pandemic.

Annika Karnowski arrived to Missouri in mid-August to attend her junior 12 months of superior school in Nixa. The Pan Atlantic Foundation, a review overseas and exchange method, helped Karnowski find a host relatives.

“Back with my relatives, I did whatever I desired mainly because I already knew them my complete lifetime, but right here I have to get to know the people today and that took a minor little bit of time,” states Karnowski. “Now, I’m truly comfy with them.”

About the holidays, she frequented her host mother’s family members in Arizona and Texas.

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

Karnowski, claimed there are some similarities and dissimilarities amongst Berlin and Nixa Higher Faculty.

“We don’t have that variety of college spirit So which is type of unfortunate,” stated Karnowski. “Like in this article you have all distinctive types of sporting activities, clubs, and stuff. We really don’t truly have that.”

She suggests Berlin’s temperature is pretty identical to the Ozarks. On the other hand, site visitors lights are on the ground, and the course topics are significantly extra generic.