Abby Holt

What year are you? Freshman

What is/are your major(s) and minor(s)?

I am doing an individualized major in Geology.

Why are you excited about going on the Iceland Abroad?

I am most excited to see and learn about all the different geological features Iceland has to offer, like its volcanoes! I am also interested in seeing how different the Icelandic culture is compared to ours in America.

Of all of the activities that we’ll be doing, I’m most excited about….

I’m most excited to see volcanoes and go ice climbing on a glacier!

What country-specific topic will you be researching?

Volcanos in Iceland – (Special emphasis on Hekla and Katla)

Are you looking forward to tasting fermented shark?

I did not know that was one of the requirements, but yes!!