Sharing a journey: Chima Iheaturu

(Instagram post by unibe.mobility)
Chima Iheaturu, a Ph.D. student at the Institute of Geography, recently returned from a 3-month research stay at the University of Washington, funded by “UniBE Short Travel Grants for (Post)Docs.” πŸŽ“βœˆοΈ

During his stay, Chima immersed himself in research at the Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analysis Laboratory and made significant progress in his field. πŸŒπŸ’Ό

From the majestic views of Mount Rainier to the serene landscapes of Orcas Island, Chima also took time to explore the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest. πŸ”οΈπŸŒ²

As he returns to Switzerland, Chima reflects on the enriching experiences and connections he made during his time at the University of Washington: “I am filled with gratitude for the relationships I have built and the horizons I have broadened. My heart is full from 3 months of stimulating research and adventures in nature. I will cherish these memories.” 🌍🀝

If you’d like to share your own study abroad experience or research journey, we’d love to hear from you! Feel free to DM us and share your story. πŸ“©βœ¨

πŸ“Έ Thanks for sharing your story and your photos, Chima! 🌟