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Something that really fascinated me on our field trip was that we got to witness history of Victoria and British Columbia. It was really fascinating that we got to see firsthand on what happened back in those times. I enjoyed looking over the island where the Chinese were held, you could feel the sensation through the air and it was very emotional. I also really enjoyed going on that tour inside the castle, it was really interesting on how the rooms were laid out and what people even wore. It was a great and eye opening experience. I think for me that changed my entire outlook on the trip was about the story of Reena Virk, and how racism and bullying go a long way. Another turning point was the grave stones of the Chinese workers and how finally they got a chance to be remembered. That was also really eye opening because everyone should be remembered and not just by the color of their skin. Overall this field trip was extremely long but worth the wait. Professor Green did an amazing job on all the explanations he gave and the great detail. Without him, I don’t think the trip would have been as good. The only thing I didn’t like about the field trip was there was no mixture of cohorts, and I thought that was one of the main things this field trip intended to do, was to make everyone a closer family. It was disappointing but it was a great experience. In conclusion, I want to thank everyone who participated and all those that made it happen. Also a big thank you to Dr. Motherwell for letting us all share the experience together. It was a well-planned out trip and I wish I could do it all over again.

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