IMG_1116 - Jessica Moore

Jessica Moore is a returning study abroad student who spent her Fall 2018 semester abroad at the University of Oulu in Oulu, Finland. She is a junior majoring in Business Administration. IPC: Why did you choose to study in Finland? JM: I chose Finland because it is not a place you hear much about, it is entirely different than here in North Carolina, and it is not a stereotypical place to study abroad. IPC: Why is having a study abroad experience so important to you? JM: Having a study abroad experience in college is important to me not only because I need it to graduate with honors but also because I think it is important to immerse yourself into another […]

Screen Shot 2018-11-27 at 8.10.31 PM - Alexandra Romero

Alex Romero is a returning study abroad student who spent her Spring 2018 semester studying abroad at the Université de Rennes 2 in Rennes, France. She is a senior majoring in both Art History and French with a minor in Classical Civilizations. IPC: Why did you choose to study abroad in Rennes? AR: The French program at Rennes 2 allows the international students to study only French for an entire semester in the traditional French style of education. For me, I wanted to work on my language skills and learn how to write essays and formal papers in the French style. I also learned that we would get a language level certification from the program that is internationally recognized. IPC: […]