Student Spotlights

Dec 2, 2022

Meet Andrew Otelsberg (he/him/his)

Program and Location: Summer, Lorenzo de’ Medici Institute: Florence, Italy Major/Minor: Electrical Engineering with minors in Mathematics and Art and Design Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad after attending the World Scout Jamboree, an […]

Nov 22, 2022

Meet Haley Jenkins (she/her)

Program and Location: Summer, University of Virginia (UVA): Valencia, Spain Major/Minor: Sustainable Materials and Technology with Spanish Literature minor Why did you choose to study abroad? I studied abroad because I wanted to develop an authentic knowledge of Spanish. As […]

Nov 10, 2022

Meet Anthony Ramsey (they/them)

Program and Location: Summer, Critical Language Scholarship at the Jordan Language Academy: Amman, Jordan Major/Minor: International Studies and Arabic with French minor Why did you choose to study abroad? I studied abroad because I wanted to continue to improve my […]

Oct 27, 2022

Meet Ava Besecker (she/her)

Program and Location: Spring, Universidad San Francisco de Quito Galápagos extension: Galapagos, Ecuador Major/Minor: Marine Science concentrating in Biological Oceanography with Zoology and Biological Sciences minor Why did you choose to study abroad? The Galápagos Islands are known for their […]

Oct 20, 2022

Meet Jessica Drummond (she/her)

Program and Location: Summer, Germany: Innovation and Marketing Marketing Systems in Munich Major/Minor: Masters in Business Administration/Business Data Analytics Why did you choose to study abroad? I was interested in seeing how European countries were innovating and surviving after the […]

Oct 13, 2022

Meet Christopher Oates (he/him)

Program and Location: Summer, BAE 495: Engineering in Roman Times: Rome, Naples, Pompeii Major/Minor: Environmental Sciences and Biological & Agricultural Engineering Technology with Agricultural Business Management minor Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because […]

Sep 29, 2022

Meet Karina Seebaluck(she/her)

Program and Location: Summer, Spain: Language and Culture in Valencia Minor: Psychology and Spanish Language & Literature with Cognitive Science and Nonprofit Studies minor Why did you choose to study abroad? I knew I wanted to study abroad as I […]

Jun 9, 2022

Meet Kate Warren (she/her)

Program and Location: Spring, NC State European Center in Prague: Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Graphic Design/Business Administration Why did you choose to study abroad? For the longest time, I just couldn’t imagine myself leaving the country for a whole semester. […]

May 20, 2022

Meet Allie Denton (she/her/hers)

Program and Location: Fall, NC State European Center in Prague: Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Biological Sciences concentrating in Physiology and Neurobiology Why did you choose to study abroad? I knew as soon as I heard about the opportunity I needed […]

May 10, 2022

Meet Lori Wilichowski (she/her/hers)

Program and Location: Summer, NC State European Center in Prague: Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology with Environmental Science, Science Communication minor Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because it was […]