First-Generation College Student

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 […]

Dec 11, 2019

Meet Jordan Lunsford

Program and Location: Academic Year; Universidad Pontificia de Comillas; Madrid, Spain Major(s)/Minor: Business Administration (Finance concentration); Minor in Spanish Why did you choose to study abroad? I wanted to expand my horizons. I felt like it was a great opportunity […]

Nov 26, 2019

Meet Jaylan Paige

Program and Location: Summer, China: Operations and Human Resource Management; Shanghai, China Major/Minor: Paper Science & Engineering/Minor in Business Administration Why did you choose to study abroad? I wanted to study abroad trip since I’ve rarely had the chance to […]