|Justel immersed in ‘American’ life|
|Written by Stacy Taff|
|Friday, November 09, 2012 12:47 PM|
“It’s a great honor to be here during the election. It’s one of the main reasons why I wanted to come,” he said. “Policy is more aggressive here than in Germany. I can’t decide which guy I support and I’m sure I would choose the wrong one. I just hope the better guy will win; whoever is better for America.”
While a presidential election is certainly exciting, there were other reasons Justel decided to come spend a year in the United States.
“I wanted to improve my English skills, of course, and I also wanted to get to know some new people and a new culture,” he said. “I wanted to experience the American way of life. It was also a way for me to escape from home for a while. I’ve already graduated back in Germany so it’s a way for me to take a break before I begin my studies at university. I’m going to study geosciences. I find earth sciences very interesting.”
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