Study Abroad Stories

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 […]

May 1, 2019

Meet Morgan Gunter

Program and Location: Spring, University of Adelaide; Adelaide, Australia Major/Minor: Textile Engineering Why did you choose to study abroad? Studying abroad was something I knew I had wanted to do ever since freshman year. NC State offers so many amazing […]

Apr 19, 2019

Meet Lorren Clemens

Program and Location: Fall, Universidad Pontificia Comillas; Madrid, Spain Major/Minor: International Studies and Business Management Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because I wanted to apply my majors in an international setting and gain […]

Apr 19, 2019

Meet Luis Agaton-Bojorquez

Program and Location: Fall, NC State Prague: Classic Fall; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Paper Science and Engineering / Business and Administration Why did you choose to study abroad? Was one of my goals to accomplish in college. What did you […]

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 Madeline Williams

Program and Location: Fall, NC State Prague: Prague Connect; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Business Administration Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because I had the opportunity to take a semester off or try something […]

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 Rachel North

Program and Location: Fall, RMIT University; Melbourne, Australia Major/Minor: Architecture Why did you choose to study abroad? It is required to study abroad for the College of Design, although instead of choosing the design school at NC State Prague, I […]

Mar 27, 2019

Meet Ragan Harrison

Program and Location: Fall, China: Engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong; Shanghai, China Major/Minor: Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering Why did you choose to study abroad? To further my Chinese language skills. What did you learn about yourself? I learned that patience is […]

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 […]