Study Abroad Stories

Oct 7, 2019

Meet Maya Keefer

Program and Location: Spring, Universidad del País Vasco; Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain Major/Minor: Animal Science/Spanish Why did you choose to study abroad? I wanted to better my Spanish speaking abilities, learn about different cultures, and have the opportunity to travel abroad. What […]

Sep 30, 2019

Meet Jonathan Manenche

Program and Location: Fall, Lund University; Lund, Sweden Major/Minor: Statistics/Business Administration Why did you choose to study abroad? Hearing stories about adventures, and events going on across the globe sparked my interest in traveling since my early childhood. Experiencing other […]

Sep 30, 2019

Meet Jenny Ngo

Program and Location: Summer, NC State Prague: Classic Summer; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Psychology/Linguistics Why did you choose to study abroad? I never really knew what studying abroad meant until I came to NC State, and I decided as a […]

Sep 17, 2019

Meet Tirrezz Hudson

Program and Location: Summer, France: French Language and Culture in Lille & Paris; Paris and Lille, France Major/Minor: Major in Psychology, Minor in French, Biological Sciences Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because I […]

Sep 17, 2019

Meet Shivani Surati

Program and Location: Summer, Botswana: Public Health & Communication; Gaborone, Botswana Major/Minor: Major in Science, Technology and Society, Minor in Biological Sciences Why did you choose to study abroad? As a first-generation college student, attending college has been a monumental […]

Sep 10, 2019

Meet Samantha Chang

Program and Location: Summer, Greece: Design and Social Innovation; Metazata, Kefalonia, Greece Major/Minor: Graphic Design Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad in order to broaden my design perspective and be able to experience living […]

Sep 10, 2019

Meet Jenna Nabors

Program and Location: Spring, Stellenbosch University; Stellenbosch, South Africa Major/Minor: Communication and International Studies Why did you choose to study abroad? Studying abroad is a transformative experience I knew I wanted to have from the moment I entered college. I […]

Sep 10, 2019

Meet Will Thornhill

Program and Location: Summer, UK and Germany: Sports Programs and Facilities; Various locations, UK and Germany Major/Minor: Sport Management and Communication Media Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because I wanted to experience living […]

Sep 3, 2019

Meet Timothy McDonald Jr

Program and Location: Summer, Ghana: Globalization, Culture and Social Justice; Accra, Ghana Major/Minor: Master in Social Work Why did you choose to study abroad? To experience a new learning experience, while being able to learn more about another culture and […]

Sep 3, 2019

Meet Arie DeMonbreun

Program and Location: Fall, Semester at Lorenzo de’ Medici Institute; Florence, Italy Major/Minor: Major: Nutrition Science, Minor: Psychology Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because I knew it would put me out of my […]