Category: Asia

Wren Zegans

“I was actually contributing to the company in some concrete ways,” explains NEXSTEP alumni, Wren Zegans

At NEXSTEP, we prioritize experiential learning throughout Asia to prepare our younger generation for the future world. Through study abroad...

Next Step Conversations: Future Leaders – Episode 17 – Tristine Lam – Why Is That Necessary?

Tristine Lam and I had a killer conversation. She is a student at the University of Texas at Austin studying...

Next Step Conversations: Future Leaders – Episode 16 – Sinemjoy (Joy) Arslancain – We Are So Connected Now

It was a pleasure talking to Sinemjoy Arslancain from Western Sydney University. Sinemjoy comes from a multicultural and multilingual family....

NSC Participant Stories: Professional Executive Events For Interns During Their Internships

Next Step Conversations: Future Leaders – Episode 11 – Pua Pakele & Cabot – No, Really…Best Life Ever

Pua Pakele & Cabot graduated from the University of Colorado, Boulder, right in the middle of the global financial crisis....

Next Step Conversations: Future Leaders – Episode 12 – Katie Wagner – I Would Call Myself a Texan

Katie Wagner majored in Biology at the University of Texas at Austin, will also be receiving a Business Certificate and...

NSC Participant Stories: Improving Leadership Skills Through Communication

Sam Higgins, a student from The University of Texas-Austin, who did his internship at MIDAT (Bangkok), developed his communications skills...

NSC Participant Stories: UT Austin Interns Discovering Medical Tourism in Asia

NSC Participant Stories: University of Texas at Austin interns discovering medical tourism in Asia through working at different angles at...

Next Step Conversations: Future Leaders – Episode 13 – Alex Dye – A Special Kind of Irony

Alex Dye does not generally take the path of least resistance. Alex started traveling alone when she was an 8th...

NSC Participant Stories: UT at Austin Students Complete Internship at Kyoto Design Lab

Students from the University of Texas at Austin, Irene Trevino and Tatiana Salazar, did their 2018 Summer Internship at Kyoto...

Next Step Conversations: Future Leaders – Episode 14 – Alex Wilkerson – It Started in the Fourth Grade

As a fourth grader, Alex Wilkerson went to summer camp…just like most kids his age. However, unlike most kids his...

Next Step Conversations: Future Leaders – Episode 15 – Avni Patel – What Do I Do With My Life?

I am always impressed when I talk to intelligent and insightful kids and Avni Patel was no exception. I left...

NSC Participant Stories – UT Austin and TEAN Interns at Samitivej Hospital

NSC Participant Stories – Mi Le, Adiba Oiyshi, Naomi Sequeira, Nadia Ahamed, Fola Okeyemi, and Palak Desai, experienced healthcare on...

University of Texas at Austin Students Completes Bangkok Internship Program

NSC 2018 – showcases several students from the University of Texas at Austin who successfully completed their Bangkok Internship Programs....

Announcing: Next Step Conversations

Announcing the launch of our new podcast channel: Next Step Conversations with Michael I. Waitze! This is the beginning of...