I know I have also made some friends for life. I have taken up learning a new language, trying my hand at a musical instrument, abstract painting, reading books in my mother tongue etc. Bottomline: zero regrets.
Both NYU and NYC have taught me numerous life and professional lessons.
The main benefit of living in a city such as Seoul is the cultural exchange that one can experience. Seoul has so much to offer. The people are warm and welcoming here. You get a lot of exposure.
Prarthna Kedia discusses her reasons for applying to Berkeley, writing an SoP, the US legal market and more.