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#FacesofTrentU: More than Just a University

February 4, 2019

Magdalene Karikari, International Development Studies Major

Magdalene Karikari

“I chose Trent because I was looking for a university that focuses on the well-being of its students. I can definitely say that I found this unwavering trait at Trent.”

Magdalene Karikari, fourth-year International Development Studies and international student from Ghana.

Ms. Karikari explains that Trent’s many resources and opportunities tailored to both domestic and international students helped her flourish both personally and academically. With a passion for humanitarian work, Ms. Karikari dedicates her free time volunteering with organizations that share the same passion as her which has helped develop many skills ranging from critical thinking to leadership.

Learn more about International Development Studies at Trent.

Trent University prides itself on providing an outstanding personal and interactive learning environment. This story is part of the #FacesofTrentU series, which highlights our many student success stories and the numerous dynamic programs offered at Trent.