Students of Color

May 1, 2019

Meet Zebria Hicks

Program and Location: Fall, Namibia: Wildlife Aerial Observatory; Naankuse Wildlife Sanctuary, Namibia Major/Minor: Zoology Why did you choose to study abroad? I really fell in love with this particular program and the way that it married the fields of aerospace […]

Apr 19, 2019

Meet Talya Rayel Suber

Program and Location: Summer, FYI in Prague; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Fashion and Textile Management/International Studies Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because I wanted to have the experience to travel not just in […]

Apr 8, 2019

Meet Ananya Talikoti

Program and Location: Fall, University of Copenhagen; Copenhagen, Denmark Major/Minor: Genetics, Women’s & Gender Studies, Evolutionary Biology Why did you choose to study abroad? I decided to study abroad to try and gain a new experience on my course material […]

Mar 27, 2019

Meet Peter Chege

Program and Location: Fall, ESB Business School at Reutlingen University; Reutlingen Germany Major/Minor: Accounting & International Studies Why did you choose to study abroad? I wanted to supplement my International Studies major as well as push myself out of my […]

Feb 13, 2019

Meet D’Andre Johnson

Program and Location: Summer, Italy: Ethics and Law; Piacenza, Italy Major/Minor: Business Administration Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad so I could travel to new places that my family has not been able to […]

Feb 1, 2019

Meet Allona Wilkerson

Program and Location: Spring, NC State Prague Classic Spring; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Graphic Design Why did you choose to study abroad? Studying abroad is required by the College of Design. I knew this coming into my program, and became […]

Feb 1, 2019

Meet Tarun Salian

Program and Location: Summer, China: Operations & Human Resource Management; Shanghai, China Major/Minor: Accounting Why did you choose to study abroad? I have always wanted to go to Asia and it was between Korea and China and in the end […]

Jan 25, 2019

Meet Ulises Gutierrez

Program and Location: Fall, Hong Kong Polytechnic University; Hung Hom, Hong Kong Major/Minor: Electrical and Computer Engineering Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because traveling/living abroad is one of the most enriching experiences you […]

Jan 18, 2019

Meet Dario Marquez

Program and Location: Spring Short Term, Uganda: Global Health; Various locations, Uganda Major/Minor: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Why did you choose to study abroad?  I wanted to explore veterinary medicine outside of the United States. I also wanted to expose […]

Jan 11, 2019

Meet Zipporiah Bush

Program and Location: Spring, Nagoya University; Nagoya, Japan Major/Minor: Biology-IPN & Japanese Why did you choose to study abroad? I had been wanting to go to Japan since my freshman year of high school. Initially, my interest in Japanese culture […]