Study Abroad Stories


Jed Higdon

Meet Jed Higdon

Major/Minor: Environmental Science; Geography; Entrepreneurship
Program & Location: 1- UNC Burch in China and South Korea (Renewable Energy); 2- UNC Shuford Away in Shanghai, 1- Seoul, South Korea; Shanghai, China; Shenzhen, China; Hong Kong, China; 2- Shanghai, China
Term: Summer 2019


Peyton Hillman

Meet Peyton Hillman

Major/Minor: Geology-Environmental Geoscience, Environmental sciences and studies
Program & Location: Arava Institute for Environmental Studies, Kibbutz Ketura, Israel
Term: Spring 2019


Gray Hurley

Meet Gray Hurley

Major/Minor: Journalism/Music
Program & Location: UNC Study Abroad, Huqoq, Israel
Term: Summer 2019


Emily Ives

Meet Emily Ives

Major/Minor: Peace, War, and Defense (Major); Statistics (Minor):; Urban Studies and Planning (Minor)
Program & Location: Kings College London (Direct Exchange), London, England
Term: Fall 2020


Anna Jarnagin

Meet Anna Jarnagin

Major/Minor: Biology and Global Studies (Health and the Environment) Minor in Public Policy
Program & Location: NC in Paris, Paris, France
Term: Fall 2019


Chunni Ji

Meet Chunni Ji

Major/Minor: Psychology and Biology/Neuroscience
Program & Location: Korea University (International Summer Campus); National University of Singapore (Science), Seoul, South Korea; Singapore
Term: Summer Session 2 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019


Sally Johnson

Meet Sally Johnson

Major/Minor: Psychology BA
Program & Location: University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland
Term: Academic Year 2018-2019


Eliana Johnson

Meet Eliana Johnson

Major/Minor: Global Studies and Political Science Major/Chinese Minor
Program & Location: Fudan University Exchange, Shanghai, China
Term: Fall 2019


Bailey Kaiser

Meet Bailey Kaiser

Major/Minor: Economics/Entrepreneurship
Program & Location: Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, HK
Term: Spring 2019


Turkan Karatas

Meet Turkan Karatas

Major/Minor: Global Studies and Political Science majors & Chemistry minor
Program & Location: Honors Burch Field Research Seminar in Vienna and the Balkans, Balkans and Vienna
Term: Summer 2019