STORIES in Agriculture and Life Sciences


Ashlee Hespen


Tia Sandoval has been bitten by the travel bug and she loves to share her affliction. Sandoval is a Student Travel Consultant with the Ag Study Abroad office. Three College of Agriculture and Life Sciences travel courses to China, Brazil and Ecuador are just the beginning of her international experiences. The senior in animal science and international agriculture spent last spring semester in Brazil. While there, Sandoval from Kansas City, Mo., polished her Portuguese skills and completed an independent study on poultry nutrition at the Federal University of Vicosa in Minas Gerais. She also taught an English conversational course.