Some people spend the summer taking it easy buy not those in a particular study abroad program.
About a dozen University of Tennessee students spent six weeks this summer in the African country of Uganda.
They returned last month.
"I felt like it was home like it was here. You go into someone's home, you eat with them and you see their children and it was really sweet," UT senior Candace Lawson.
UT senior Michael Robinson, "The people over there are wonderful."