Student Spotlights

Oct 16, 2020

Meet Ashton Crump

Program and Location: NC State Prague: Classic Fall; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Education – Middle Grades Science Why did you choose to study abroad? I decided to spend my fall semester in Prague because I wanted to immerse myself in […]

Oct 2, 2020

Meet Lauren Fels

Program and Location: Fall, Semester at Lorenzo de Medici Institute; Florence, Italy Major/Minor(s): Elementary Education (with an ESL Add-On) Why did you choose to study abroad? I have always loved traveling because there is so much of the world to […]

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 Hamil Vashi

Program and Location: Summer, Jordan: Qasid Arabic Institute; Amman, Jordan Major/Minor: Major: Chemistry; Minor: Aerospace Studies and Middle East Studies Why did you choose to study abroad? Throughout my childhood, I traveled to India learning Hindi from interactions with family […]

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 28, 2020

Meet Elena Betancourt

Program and Location Spring, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore; Milan, Italy Major/Minor: International Studies and Spanish Language and Literature Why did you choose to study abroad? Studying abroad had been a dream of mine for years. I always knew that […]

May 12, 2020

Spring 2020 Stories: Meet Katherine Bublitz

Program and Location: Vienna University of Economics and Business; Vienna, Austria Major/Minor: Business Administration If you were already in your host country when you were recalled home, what are some of your favorite memories from abroad? I was in Vienna […]

May 12, 2020

Spring 2020 Stories: Meet Gloria McComas

Program and Location: University of Ghana (ISEP); Accra, Ghana Major/Minor: Neurobiology/Psychology If you were already in your host country when you were recalled home, what are some of your favorite memories from abroad? Wow, there’s so many. I enjoyed the […]

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. […]