PackAbroad Ambassadors

Apr 26, 2021

Hagar Sadek

Hello everyone! My name is Hagar Sadek, a graduating senior at NC State. I am majoring in International Studies with a concentration in Global Relations and minoring in both Psychology and Business Administration. I had the opportunity this year to […]

Apr 16, 2021

Mental Health While Studying Abroad

Just like taking care of your mental health is so important here, it is equally important when abroad and most likely different. Before leaving for your program you will want to ensure you have enough medication or connect with a […]

Apr 14, 2021  |  PackAbroad Ambassadors

Classes and Studying While Abroad

Anticipate that your classes abroad are going to be different from your courses at NC State. Depending on your program, faculty-led and exchange or direct enroll will also help determine how different they will be. Going to NC State Prague […]

Apr 14, 2021  |  PackAbroad Ambassadors

Packing For Your Study Abroad Program

Packing for your program abroad can be an intimidating task, especially if you plan on being away from home for a semester. There are some basic things you need to know and be prepared for before you arrive in your […]

Feb 12, 2021  |  PackAbroad Ambassadors

Allie Denton

Hi guys! My name is Allie Denton. I am currently a junior at NC State studying Biological Sciences concentrating in Integrative Physiology and Neurobiology. My college career has looked a little bit different than the average student. I was finishing […]

Nov 30, 2020

Nina Gierbolini

Hey guys! My name is Nina Gierbolini and I am a Senior in CALS majoring in Animal Science with a minor in Nutrition. I actually had the incredible opportunity of studying abroad twice! My first one was a two week, […]

Nov 30, 2020

Lydia Wonderly

Hi! My name is Lydia Wonderly and I am a senior studying Political Science with minors in Theatre, Statistics, and Italian. Summer of 2019 I studied abroad in Florence, Italy! I would have loved to study abroad again for a […]

Nov 11, 2020

International Education Month 2020 Panel Recap by Catelyn Meredith

For International Education Month, PackAbroad Ambassadors hosted a panel covering opportunities after graduation. We had speakers from Fulbright, the PeaceCorps and JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Program. They shared information about why they wanted to go abroad, how they applied/the […]

Oct 16, 2020  |  PackAbroad Ambassadors

Julianne Lewis

Hey guys! My name is Julianne Lewis and I am finishing up my senior year, graduating in December. I’m studying Biological Sciences with minors in psychology and Spanish. I studied abroad for a semester in Leeds, England in spring 2019. […]

Oct 9, 2020  |  PackAbroad Ambassadors

Clare Cannon

Hi all! My name is Clare Cannon and I am a senior majoring in Communication and Spanish. This year I have the pleasure of being President of PackAbroad Ambassadors working with the Study Abroad Office to promote the opportunity to […]