Students of Color

Jan 27, 2023

Meet Maya Rana (she/her)

Program and Location: Summer, NC State Study Abroad Internship Program: Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Biomedical Engineering Why did you choose to study abroad? Ever since I was little, I gained a love and passion to travel around the world. When […]

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 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 […]

Apr 19, 2022

Meet Gabrielle Neal (she/her/hers)

Program and Location: Fall, University of Seoul: Seoul, South Korea Major/Minor: Political Science with Chinese Studies minor Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad for three reasons: to see a really close friend, Kpop, and […]

Apr 5, 2022

Meet Jan Fernandez-Castillo (he/him/his)

Program and Location: Fall, Institute for American Universities in Aix-en-Provence: Aix-en-Provence, France Major/Minor: Aerospace Engineering and French Language & Literature Why did you choose to study abroad? I’ve been studying French for 11 years, and I’ve wanted to visit France […]

Mar 29, 2022

Meet Elizabeth Vanegas (she/her/hers)

Program and Location: Fall, NC State European Center in Prague: Classic Fall Program: Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Science Education: Middle Grades Science Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because I wanted to step outside […]

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 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 […]