First-Generation College Student

Oct 1, 2020

Meet Dickson Tam

Program and Location: Fall, Singapore Management University; Singapore, Singapore Major/Minor(s): Business Administration Why did you choose to study abroad? To see more of the world and have more experiences. What did you learn about yourself? I am able to solve […]

Oct 1, 2020

Meet Katie Cusack

Program and Location: Summer, Italy: History and Italian Studies in Florence (Lorenzo de’ Medici); Florence, Italy Major/Minor: Communication, Public Relations Why did you choose to study abroad? Though I was born in Germany, I moved back to the states by […]

May 28, 2020

Meet Aiden Winters

Program and Location: Fall, NC State in Australia: University of Adelaide; Adelaide, Australia Major/Minor: Microbiology Why did you choose to study abroad? Study abroad has been something I’ve wanted to do from the moment I knew I wanted to attend […]

May 4, 2020

Meet Jordan Bullock

Program and Location: Summer,¬†United Kingdom: Intro to Animal Behavior and Veterinary Physiotherapy; Shropshire, England Major/Minor: Animal Science Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad to gain experiences I’ve never had before and to challenge myself. […]

May 4, 2020

Meet Emilie Phan

Program and Location: Spring, University of Adelaide; Adelaide, Australia Major/Minor: Textile Engineering Why did you choose to study abroad? I’ve always known that I was interested in studying abroad because I never had the opportunity to explore different areas of […]

May 4, 2020

Meet Natalie Leon

Program and Location: Summer, Cuba: History, Environment, and Culture in Havana; Havana, Cuba Major/Minor: Political Science and Communication with a concentration in Public Relations Why did you choose to study abroad? I always knew I wanted to study abroad not […]

Feb 27, 2020

Meet Jaren Baluyot

Program and Location: Summer, United Kingdom: Intro to Animal Behavior and Veterinary Physiotherapy; Shropshire, England Major/Minor: Animal Science Why did you choose to study abroad? Coming into college, I recognized study abroad as an opportunity to grow as an individual […]

Feb 10, 2020

Meet Shaun Gillie

Location and Program: Spring, Universidad San Francisco de Quito; Quito, Ecuador Major/Minor: Polymer and Color Chemistry and Spanish FLL Why did you choose to study abroad? Traveling has been apart of my life from an early age, so studying abroad […]

Feb 10, 2020

Meet Ariana Ferreira

Program and Location: Summer, Cuba: History, Environment and Culture in Havana; Havana, Cuba Major/Minor: Fashion & Textile Management Why did you choose to study abroad? I had been wanting to spend time abroad in a Spanish speaking country because, although […]

Jan 8, 2020

Meet LaQuan Allen

Program and Location: Summer, NC State Prague: Classic Summer; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Art + Design Why did you choose to study abroad? As a student of the NCSU College of Design, Study abroad is a requirement for Art+Design students […]