Study Abroad Stories

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 13, 2019

Meet Alex Cruz

Program and Location: Summer,¬†Namibia: African Ecology & Conservation; Various Locations, Namibia Major/Minor: Zoology Why did you choose to study abroad? Traveling has been a goal of mine since I was a young boy. I remember watching nature documentaries as a […]

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 Cyrus Rad

Program and Location: Summer, France: French Language and Culture in Lille & Paris; Lille, France Major/Minor: Electrical Engineering/Physics & French Why did you choose to study abroad? I had taken French classes since middle school, but I wanted to push […]

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 Susan Jones

Program and Location: Summer, Ireland: Global Food Systems and Sustainable Agriculture; Various Locations, Ireland Major/Minor: Agricultural Education & Poultry Science Why did you choose to study abroad?¬† I wanted to gain international experience while I was able to! What did […]

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 23, 2019

Meet Justin Wald

Program and Location: Summer, FYI in Prague; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Computer Science Why did you choose to study abroad? I wanted to expand my knowledge of the world and meet new friends. What did you learn about yourself? I […]

Jan 23, 2019

Meet Heaven Davis

Program and Location: Summer, FYI in Prague; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Paper Science & Engineering and Chemical Engineering Why did you choose to study abroad? Ever since I was younger I always dreamed of having the opportunity to travel both […]

Jan 23, 2019

Meet Caleb Watson

Program and Location: Summer, FYI in Prague; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Major in Biomedical Engineering with a Double Minor in Tissue Engineering and Genetics Why did you choose to study abroad?¬† I chose to study abroad because I had never […]