Introducing Study Auckland student ambassador Ma Jealyn “Jhe” Valenzuela from the Philippines.

Ma Jealyn Valenzuela (Jhe) - Study Auckland student ambassador
Jhe is studying student a Master of Disaster Management at the University of Auckland.

Kia ora Jhe, what do you love about Auckland city?

I love that I can both have the vibe of a bustling city and beautiful nature in one place. I love exploring different cultures from all over the world.

What kind of new relationships did you make as a student in Auckland?

I made so many friends representing all continents of the world, and I love how we learn off each other’s rich culture and background.

What has been your favourite experience in Auckland?

I went on a hike up Mt. Eden with my friends, then we had a picnic as we watched the sunset and admired the lights of the city at night.

Fun fact about yourself?

I eat anything except bananas.