Student Spotlights

Mar 1, 2022

Meet Mitali Joshi

Program and Location: Summer, Hanyang University: Seoul, South Korea Major/Minor: Genetics and Global Public Health Why did you choose to study abroad? To learn more about and immerse myself in a culture that I had spent a lot of time […]

Feb 15, 2022

Meet Mia Handlogten (she/her/hers)

Program and Location: Fall, Mahidol University: Bangkok, Thailand Major/Minor: Psychology and Criminology with Cognitive Science minor Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad to embark on a new adventure and to gain a greater understanding […]

Feb 7, 2022

Meet Gustavo Armas

Program and Location: Fall, NC State Prague: Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Business Management with Entrepreneurship minor Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad this fall because I love travelling and when the opportunity showed up, […]

Feb 4, 2022

Meet Zhicheng Pan

Program and Location: Spring, Shanghai Jiao Tong University: Shanghai, China Major/Minor: Computer Science Why did you choose to study abroad? Because I was stuck in China due to the travel restriction and covid-19 and I didn’t want to study fully […]

Jan 21, 2022

Meet Abigail Viola

Program and Location: Fall, University of Seoul: Seoul, South Korea Major/Minor: Animal Science/Zoology & International Studies Why did you choose to study abroad and what did you learn about yourself? I have never traveled abroad before and I thought that […]

Jan 12, 2022

Meet Brendon Hawkins

Program and Location: Summer, Hanyang University International Summer School: Seoul, South Korea Major/Minor: Technology, Engineering, and Design Education – concentration in Graphic Communications Why did you choose to study abroad? I knew that it was always something that I wanted […]

Dec 9, 2021

Meet Jiana Brown

Program and Location: Summer,¬†French Language and Culture in Lille & Paris: Lille, France Major/Minor: Communication Media and French Language and Literature / Arts Entrepreneurship Why did you choose to study abroad? I’d always dreamed of going abroad since I started […]

Dec 8, 2021

Meet Niambé James

Program and Location: Fall, University of Adelaide: Adelaide, Australia Major/Minor: Sustainable Materials & Technology Why did you choose to study abroad? Studying abroad had been a dream of mine ever since I first learned about the experience in high school. […]

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 […]