Ben Briggs

Study Abroad Advisor for the United Kingdom and Ireland


Ben advises for UK & Ireland programs at UNC – Chapel Hill. Originally from Upstate NY, Ben earned a degree in History from The College at Brockport. Since his study abroad experience in Stirling, Scotland, Ben has spent more than four years living and working abroad, with extended experiences including South Korea, New Zealand, Southeast Asia and Spain. Ben is a firm believer in the positive impact of travel, as well as the importance of always having a good book on hand. When he’s not advising, you will probably find him running the trails around Chapel Hill.