Student chooses to live in his car for a year and a half

Leon Poultney
Student chooses to live in his car for a year and a half
Student chooses to live in his car for a year and a half

A 22-year-old student from San Diego, USA, has been living in his 2006 Toyota Matrix for nearly a year and a half to prove to himself how lucky he has been.

James Seckelman, a student of computer science and business at Cal Poly, decided to shun a life of student dorms and rented flats to experience life on the streets and appreciate the quality of his upbringing.