Walz studying at Oxford Matthew Walz, son of Don and Andrea (Gonderinger) Walz of Sioux Falls, is studying in Oxford, England for his senior year in college. This is part of a foreign studies program through Harris Mancherster Colleges at the University of Oxford and Augustana College of Sioux Falls.
Walz's area of study is political science and international relations. With this degree, he plans to attend graduate school and then pursue a career in the political arena. In 2000 he studied in South Africa at the University of Stellenbach.
The trimester college year at Oxford began Oct. 9. The year will conclude the end of June.
Walz's grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Carl Walz of Vermillion, and Mr. and Mrs. G.E. Gonderinger of Atkinson, NE.