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UNC Awards $978,122 in Study Abroad Support to 212 Students

August 27, 2018
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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has provided $978,122 in scholarships, fellowships and program support to 212 undergraduate students pursuing study abroad programs in spring, summer and fall 2018, and year-long programs during the 2018-19 academic year. Funded by private gifts to the College of Arts & Sciences, the awards enable students to study outside the U.S. for a semester, summer or year.

Thirty-six percent of Carolina undergraduates study outside of the United States before they graduate, one of the highest study abroad rates among U.S. public universities. The Study Abroad Office in the College offers more than 400 programs in 70 countries.

“International education has a meaningful influence on the academic and professional paths that students take,” said Jason Kinnear, interim associate dean for study abroad. “With the generous support of alumni and friends, we are able to increase access to global opportunities for all of our students at Carolina.”

Descriptions of the study abroad scholarships awarded from the College and a list of this year’s recipients are included below. North Carolina resident awardees are listed alphabetically by county; out-of-state and international students are listed alphabetically by state and country. Also included are their study abroad plans and names of the scholarships they received. Students listed without majors have not yet declared majors.

 

Bejarano-Benning Study Abroad Scholarship for Latin America

Alumna Leslie Benning of New York City and her husband, Rafael Bejarano, established this scholarship in 2003, and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation matched their gift. The fund supports study abroad in Latin America.

Bejarano-Benning Study Abroad Scholarship for Spain/Iberian Peninsula

Alumna Leslie Benning of New York City and her husband, Rafael Bejarano, established this scholarship in 2003 to support semester or year-long study abroad programs in Spain or Portugal.

The Marietta and Hyman Bielsky Honors Study Abroad Scholarship Fund

This scholarship covers expenses for participation in the Honors Semester in London program for one Johnston Scholar each year.

Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award

Alumnus Michael Boyatt of Durham established this award in 1996 with his son, alumnus Matthew, also of Durham. This merit award funds study abroad by undergraduates majoring in global studies or history.

John Lucier Brantley Honors Fund

The John Lucier Brantley Honors Fund supports students participating in Honors Study Abroad programs with a preference for North Carolina residents with financial need studying at UNC’s Winston House in London.

Julia Preston Brumley Travel Scholarship in American Studies

This scholarship was established in 2004 to honor the memory of alumna Julia Preston Brumley, an American studies major. The scholarship provides support to undergraduates with a major or minor in American studies to participate in semester or summer study abroad programs.

Jan and Steve Capps Study Abroad Ambassador Scholarship

established this scholarship in 2015 to provide need-based awards to students for semester or year-long study abroad programs. Preference is given to students from Dare, Hertford, Martin, Nash and Northampton counties, but all North Carolina students are eligible.

Carolina Malawi Award

Participants in the first UNC Summer Study Abroad Program in Malawi were supported by shared investment from UNC-Chapel Hill’s North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center in the Department of Surgery at the School of Medicine, the College of Arts & Sciences, and the Department of African, African American and Diaspora Studies.

Carolina Center for Jewish Studies

Several funds created by alumni and friends of the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies support a range of scholarship in the field of Jewish studies. Funds that have recently supported undergraduate students participating in study abroad or fieldwork related to Jewish studies include the Howard R. Levine Student Excellence Fund in Jewish Studies, the Jerry and Huddy Cohen Excellence Fund, the Harvey Colchamiro Endowment Fund, the Fund for Jewish Studies and a fund supported by anonymous donors.

Crawford Family Honors Carolina Scholarship

The Crawford Family Honors Carolina Scholarship supports students participating in Honors Study Abroad programs and Burch Field Research Seminars.

Cumpston Fellows First-Generation Students Initiative

Alumnus William Russell Cumpston of Monte Sereno, California, established this fund to enable first-generation college students to participate in study abroad, research or a credit-bearing internship in order to deepen their level of engagement with Carolina and help ensure their success in graduating. 2018 recipients were selected from Carolina’s Lookout Scholars cohort to participate in a summer program, “Navigating Education in Borderlands,” that explored the concepts of borders and borderlands with experiences in Arizona and Mexico.

Davis-Barden Honors Study Abroad Scholarship

The scholarship covers participation in the Honors Semester in London program. Recipients are selected for scholastic merit, intellectual engagement and financial need.

Alva Ebersole Award 

The award supports students with financial need in the UNC in Sevilla program, established by the Department of Romance Studies.

Stuart Eizenstat Study Abroad Fund in Holocaust Studies

This fund, given by Stuart Eizenstat ’64, provides scholarships for undergraduate student participation in a study abroad experience in the area of Holocaust Studies.

D. and M. Fitz Excellence Award

The D. and M. Fitz Excellence Award supports students studying off-campus with Honors Carolina.

The Will Froelich Honors Fellowships

These fellowships are awarded to prospective Honors Carolina students who share Will Froelich’s adventuresome spirit, lively intellect, interest in civic engagement and compassionate humanity. The fellowships can be used to study abroad, participate in a program or internship related to public policy, pursue civic engagement or work with a faculty mentor on independent Honors research.

Fry Study Abroad Scholarship

This need-based scholarship is intended for students wishing to study abroad in Africa, the Middle East and Latin America.

Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2006 by Lee Stevens Gravely of Rocky Mount and her four children, all of whom are UNC alumni: Frances Gravely and Susan Gravely of Chapel Hill, Steve Gravely of Pittsboro and Page Gravely of Middleburg, Virginia. The award honors Lee Gravely’s late husband, alumnus Lloyd Lee Gravely, a World War II veteran and president of a family-owned export-import company, China American Tobacco Co. The fund provides annual study abroad scholarships, with a preference for North Carolinians.

Anthony and Hope Harrington Study Abroad Scholarship

Alumnus and former U.S. Ambassador to Brazil Anthony Harrington of Easton, Maryland, created this award in 2004 with his wife, HopeThe Andrew W. Mellon Foundation matched their gift. The Harringtons established the scholarship to honor former Chilean President Ricardo Lagos, who taught at UNC in 1974 and 1975 and who received an honorary degree from UNC in 2001. The fund provides scholarships for study abroad in Latin America.

Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship Program

This scholarship was established in 2004 by gifts from Harris Teeter, the Charlotte-based supermarket chain, and the Dickson Foundation, Inc. Prior to merging with the Kroger Co. in 2014, Harris Teeter was a wholly owned subsidiary of the Ruddick Corp., whose former chair was the late Alan Dickson of Charlotte, also a Dickson Foundation trustee. The fund provides scholarships for students from North Carolina, with a preference for Harris Teeter associates and their children.

Haywood Family Study Abroad Scholarship Fund 

This fund was established by alumni Emmett and Hubert Haywood of Raleigh in 2007 for students with financial need and academic merit to participate in summer, semester or year-long study abroad programs.

Leonard G. and Rozelia S. Herring Study Abroad Award Fund 

Alumnus Leonard Herring of North Wilkesboro and his wife, Rozelia, established this scholarship in 2005 for students with financial need and academic merit to participate in semester or year-long study abroad programs.

Marleigh Desmond Hicks Study Abroad Scholarship

This fund was established in 2017 by alumnus Michael-Bryant Hicks of Saint Louis, Missouri, in honor of his son to provide support for undergraduate students involved with the Center for Student Success and Academic Counseling to study abroad in summer, semester or year-long programs.

Hong Kong Alumni Club Scholarship Fund

Established in 2012, the Hong Kong Alumni Club Scholarship Fund provides full funding for a five-week program at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. This scholarship is annually awarded to two students who have not previously traveled to Asia and are currently in the Carolina Covenant Scholars program. The Carolina Covenant Scholars program provides eligible high-performing, low-income students the opportunity to graduate debt-free.

Honors International Experience Fund and Honors Study Abroad Scholarship Fund

These funds support scholarships for students participating in Honors Study Abroad programs.

 Suzanne Hynes Memorial Travel Award

This award was created in 1986 by former UNC Board of Trustees member and alumnus James Hynes of Charlotte and his wife, Peggy, in memory of their daughter, Suzanne. The fund supports travel for study abroad.

Jacques Family Honors Study Abroad Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2001 by John and Jane Jacques of Nashville, Tennessee, whose daughter Lindsay, a UNC alumna, participated in the Honors Summer in London and Oxford program. The fund provides scholarships for students participating in Honors Study Abroad programs.

Joe Henry and Jenny C. Jenkins Study Abroad Fund

Joe Henry Jenkins and his late wife Jenny, longtime residents of Dare County and eastern North Carolina, established this fund in 2004 to support study abroad for undergraduates from eastern North Carolina, with a preference for students from Bertie, Dare and Hertford counties.

Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarships

Carolina alumnae Mary Anne Johnson Dickson and Neal Johnson of Charlotte established the fund supporting these awards in 2002 to honor their late father, a banker and community leader in Elkin. The fund offers need- and merit-based scholarships to North Carolina undergraduates, with a preference for students from Surry, Wilkes and Yadkin counties.

Gold Honors Study Abroad Scholarship

The Gold Honors Study Abroad Scholarship was established by James Gold of New York City. The funds from this scholarship support need-based awards for participation in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Jewish Life and the Holocaust in Poland.

Shuford Program in Entrepreneurship Internship Fund

This fund annually provides support to students in the entrepreneurship minor and can be used for research, travel, internships and start-up funding.

Sarah Quinn Laney Memorial Fund

This fund supports scholarships for students participating in Honors-administered study abroad programs. Scholarship recipients must be residents of North Carolina. Preference is given to students who plan to study in France. If no students meet that qualification, the scholarship is awarded to female students studying in Europe.

Grey Lineweaver Study Abroad Scholarship

Alumna Grey Lineweaver of Greensboro established this scholarship in 2005, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation matched her gift. The fund provides scholarships for study abroad in Latin America.

Lan Ma and Gang Pei Study Abroad Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2018 by Dr. Gang Pei and Dr. Lan Ma of Shanghai, China, to provide scholarships to students participating in semester-long study abroad programs in mainland China.

Peter G. C. Mallinson Fund for Innovation in International Education

Established in 2000, this fund provides scholarships for undergraduate students participating in Honors Study Abroad, field research or other Honors-administered off-campus academic programs.

The Brian and Susan Mashburn Study Abroad Scholarship

Alumni Brian and Susan Mashburn of West Bloomfield, Michigan, established the fund supporting these need-based awards in 2013.

Charles A. McLendon Sr. Study Abroad Scholarship

Alumnus Charles A. McLendon Jr. of Charleston, South Carolina, created the fund supporting this scholarship in 2004 to honor his late father of Greensboro, a Burlington Industries executive who traveled extensively overseas. The fund provides scholarships for students with financial need and academic merit.

Mealy Family Study Abroad Scholarship Fund

This fund was established by alumna Posey Mealy and her husband, Mark, of Charlotte in 2010 for students with financial need and academic merit to participate in summer, semester or year-long study abroad programs. 

G. Timothy and Jessica Hope Pate Environmental Science Field Program Scholarships

The G. Timothy and Jessica Hope Pate Environmental Science Field Program Scholarships (The Pate Scholars) are made possible by Timothy Pate ’80 of Trent Woods and his daughter Jessica Pate ’07 of Raleigh. The scholarship fund was inspired by Jessica’s wonderful experience at Carolina and the role played by the Institute for the Environment’s field sites. The scholarship is need-based, with merit as a secondary consideration.

Phillips Ambassadors

The Phillips Ambassadors program was established in 2005 with a generous gift from alumnus Earl N. “Phil” Phillips Jr. of Chapel Hill, a business executive and former U.S. Ambassador to the Eastern Caribbean, and his family. This scholarship, given annually to 25 to 50 students, combines a financial award for a study abroad program in Asia with an academic course that puts the experience in a greater global context.

Greer and Bryan Pope Scholarship

Established in 2016 by alumni Greer and Bryan Pope of Atlanta, Georgia, this scholarship provides awards to students with demonstrated financial need who are participating in summer, semester or year-long study abroad programs.

Richard S. Reynolds Honors Study Abroad Scholarship

This fund provides merit study abroad scholarships for two to three Honors Carolina students each year. The scholarships provide a means of further stimulating the intellectual experience of Honors Carolina students through international travel.

Laura Richards Study Abroad Scholarship

Alumna Laura Richards of Carrollton, Georgia, established this fund in 1999 to provide scholarships for global studies majors.

Frances and E.T. Rollins Jr. Study Abroad Scholarship

Frances Rollins of Durham established this fund in 2008 in honor of her late husband, a UNC graduate and a former owner, board chairman and publisher of The Herald-Sun in Durham. The fund provides scholarships for students with financial need and academic merit.

Elizabeth Malone Roughton Study Abroad Scholarship Fund

Jane Ellison of Greensboro established this scholarship in 2011 to honor her mother, Elizabeth Malone Roughton, who received her undergraduate degree from Carolina in 1939. The merit award funds a study abroad program in Dublin with a dramatic arts internship component.

Professor Joel J. Schwartz 1995 London Honors Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2013 by the 1995 London Honors Program alumni to honor their faculty director, Professor Joel Schwartz. The fund provides scholarships for students who would not otherwise be able to spend the semester in London.

The Helen Elizabeth Dayvault Sechler Study Abroad Scholarship

Alumnus John Jackson Sechler of Cornwall, England, established the fund supporting these awards in 2013 to honor his mother. The fund offers need-based scholarships for semester or year-long exchange programs in England, with preference for students who plan to enroll in classes related to their major or who will pursue an internship or formal service-learning course while in England.

Horace J. Shumate Memorial Scholarship

Carol Shumate of Chapel Hill established the fund supporting this award in 2001 in honor of her late father, who worked in the foreign operations division of Loffland Brothers Drilling Co. for 24 years. A contract negotiator, Shumate traveled to remote locations around the world. The fund provides scholarships for study abroad and targets students who wish to pursue new academic or personal interests through international experiences.

Study Abroad Awards

The Study Abroad Office awards scholarships to some students from an award fund supported by donor gifts. The awards are based primarily, but not exclusively, on financial need.

Townsend Family Strategic Initiative

This fund was established by alumni John and Marree Townsend of Greenwich, Connecticut, as part of a $50 million gift to kick off For All Kind: The Campaign for Carolina. The initiative allows the dean of the College of Arts & Sciences to invest in innovative programming, and Dean Kevin Guskiewicz selected study abroad awards as one of his priorities.

The J. Stanley Tucker London Honors Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to outstanding students who enroll in Honors Study Abroad programs based in London.

Grace Alley Walsh Travel Fund

Grace Alley Walsh ’55 of New York City established this award to support the international educational travel expenses of full-time students. Preference is given to residents of Alamance County, North Carolina, and White County, Georgia, as well as North Carolina residents with financial need.

William D. Weir Fund for Honors Fellowships in Asian Studies

This fund provides fellowships for students to develop language skills and gain practical, independent work experience in China. Recipients spend the spring semester in Beijing for intensive language study and coursework on contemporary China, then spend the summer interning in Beijing or Shanghai.

 

NORTH CAROLINA RECIPIENTS

Alamance

Caleb Graham of Mebane will study at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, this fall. A double major in mathematical decision science and exercise and sport science, Graham received the Grace Alley Walsh Travel Award.

Marina Greenfeld of Graham participated in the Honors London and Oxford programs in England this summer. A double major in English and comparative literature and Germanic and Slavic languages and literatures, Greenfeld received an award from the Peter G. C. Mallinson Fund for Innovation in International Education.

Emily Koester of Burlington studied at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen in Germany this spring. An environmental studies major, Koester received the Grace Alley Walsh Travel Award.

Ziola Kowzan of Graham will study at Universität Mannheim in Germany this fall. An American studies major, Kowzan received the Julia Preston Brumley Travel Scholarship in American Studies.

Randi Thompson of Mebane participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A public policy major, Thompson received the Carolina Malawi Award.

Kaitlyn Turner of Mebane studied at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea, this spring. A global studies major, Turner was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

 

Beaufort

 Kyle Krajewski of Washington studied at George Mason University’s geology field camp in Camerino, Italy, this summer. A geological sciences major, Krajewski received the Suzanne Hynes Memorial Travel Award.

Erin Lewis of Washington will participate in the UNC Honors in Cape Town program in South Africa this fall. A double major in political science and human development and family studies, Lewis received the Will Froelich Honors Fellowship and the Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Brunswick

Jaycee Reilly of Leland participated in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this spring. A double major in exercise and sport science and Romance languages, Reilly received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

Annalise Stewart of Ocean Isle Beach participated in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this spring. A global studies major, Stewart received the Laura Richards Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Buncombe

Sydney Gallek of Asheville will study at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, this fall. A double major in media and journalism and global studies, Gallek received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Rylie MacKinnon of Weaverville participated in the UNC Psychology in Stockholm program in Sweden this summer. A double major in media and journalism and psychology, MacKinnon received the Brian and Susan Mashburn Study Abroad Scholarship.

Sequoia Wright of Swannanoa will study at International Christian University in Mitaka City, Japan, during the 2018-2019 academic year. A double major in anthropology and Asian studies, Wright received the Leonard G. and Rozelia S. Herring Study Abroad Award.

 

Burke

Maximilian Conley of Morganton studied at Keio University in Tokyo, Japan, this spring. A double major in history and philosophy, Conley was selected as a Phillips Ambassador and received a Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

Jordan Jenkins of Morganton studied at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland this spring. A double major in history and political science, Jenkins received the Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship and a Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

Alessandro Uribe-Rheinbolt of Morganton will participate in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this fall. A political science major, Uribe-Rheinbolt received the Jacques Family Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Caldwell

Yazmire Witherspoon of Lenoir participated in the Navigating Education in Borderlands program with experiences in Arizona and Mexico this summer. A psychology and neuroscience major, Witherspoon received support from the Cumpston Fellows First-Generation Students Initiative.

 

Carteret

Hailey Humphrey of Morehead City participated in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this spring. Humphrey received the Davis-Barden Honors Study Abroad Scholarship and an award from the Peter G. C. Mallinson Fund for Innovation in International Education.

 

Catawba

Darian Abernathy of Hickory participated in the Navigating Education in Borderlands program with experiences in Arizona and Mexico this summer. A political science major, Abernathy received support from the Cumpston Fellows First-Generation Students Initiative.

Carlos Alfonso of Hickory will study in Krakow, Poland, through Academic Programs International this fall. A double major in anthropology and history, Alfonso received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

 

Chatham

Yeimi Tomas Garcia of Siler City participated in IES Abroad’s Language and Area Studies program in Madrid, Spain, this spring. A double major in political science and global studies, Tomas Garcia received the Suzanne Hynes Memorial Travel Award.

Madison Walters of Pittsboro will study at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, this fall. A media and journalism major, Walters received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

 

Cherokee

Trevor Reid of Murphy participated in the UNC Science in Dublin program in Ireland this summer. A biology major, Reid received the Will Froelich Honors Fellowship.

 

Cleveland

Marian Knotts of Shelby studied at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark this spring. A double major in psychology and linguistics, Knotts received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

Edly Massanga of Kings Mountain participated in the UNC Spanish and Service in Peru program in Cusco this summer. A double major in Romance languages and global studies, Massanga received the Anthony and Hope Harrington Study Abroad Scholarship and a Marleigh Desmond Hicks Study Abroad Scholarship.

Kayla Penner of Kings Mountain participated in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this spring. A double major in psychology and Romance languages, Penner received the Charles A. McLendon Sr. Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Columbus

Britney Nguyen of Whiteville participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Jewish Life and the Holocaust in Poland this summer. A double major in media and journalism and contemporary European studies, Nguyen received a Crawford Family Honors Carolina Scholarship, a Gold Honors Study Abroad Scholarship, an Honors Study Abroad Scholarship and an award from the Stuart Eizenstat Study Abroad Fund in Holocaust Studies.

 

Craven

Harrison Cho of New Bern participated in the Kenan-Flagler Business School’s international internship program in Hong Kong this summer. A double major in economics and business administration, Cho was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Lorena Dujmusic of New Bern participated in Freie Universität Berlin’s European Studies program in Germany this spring. A biology major, Dujmusic received the Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

Shawna Milam of New Bern participated in the UNC Archaeological Excavation in Israel program in Huqoq this summer. A classics major, Milam received funding from the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies.

Elissa Phillips of Havelock studied at Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, this summer. An Asian studies major, Phillips received the Frances and E.T. Rollins Jr. Study Abroad Scholarship.

Jackson Seymore of New Bern participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. A chemistry major, Seymore received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

 

Cumberland

Joshua Joe of Fayetteville will study at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea, this fall. A double major in global studies and communication studies, Joe received the Leonard G. and Rozelia S. Herring Study Abroad Award.

 

Dare

Liam Becker of Hatteras participated in the North Carolina Consortium in Paris program in France this . A statistics and analytics major, Becker received an award from the Joe Henry and Jenny C. Jenkins Study Abroad Fund.

Sydney Putnam of Manteo studied at Freie Universität Berlin in Germany this summer. A psychology major, Putnam received the Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Duplin

Abigail Blanchard of Rose Hill will study at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland this fall. A double major in political science and media and journalism, Blanchard received the Jan and Steve Capps Study Abroad Ambassador Scholarship.

 

Durham

Darryl Beasley, Jr. of Durham participated in the Kenan-Flagler Business School’s Global Immersion Elective in Southeast Asia in Indonesia and Singapore this May. A business administration major, Beasley received the Will Froelich Honors Fellowship.

Upasana Devkota of Durham will participate in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this fall. A double major in clinical laboratory science and Romance languages, Devkota received the Bejarano-Benning Study Abroad Scholarship for Spain/Iberian Peninsula.

Katrina Krulikas of Durham participated in the Honors Shakespeare in London and Oxford program in England this summer. An English and comparative literature major, Krulikas received the Honors Study Abroad Award and a J. Stanley Tucker London Honors Scholarship.

Julie Nguyen of Durham participated in CET Academic Programs’ Development Studies summer program in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Nguyen was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Amar Patel of Hill participated in the UNC Economics in Croatia program in Split this summer. A double major in physics and economics, Patel received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Jolil Smoke of Durham participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A political science major, Smoke received the Carolina Malawi Award.

 

Edgecombe

John Leland of Tarboro participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. A media and journalism major, Leland received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

 

Forsyth

Bethany Ebbitt of Winston-Salem participated in IES Abroad’s Irish Studies program in Dublin this summer. A computer science major, Ebbitt received the Study Abroad Award.

Elizabeth Glover of Winston-Salem participated in the UNC Spanish and Service in Peru program in Cusco this summer. A political science major, Glover received the Haywood Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

T.J. Turner of Kernersville studied at Keio University in Tokyo, Japan, this spring. A chemistry major, Turner was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

 

Franklin

Annabelle Webb of Youngsville participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Jewish Life and the Holocaust in Poland this summer. A political science major, Webb received an award from the Stuart Eizenstat Study Abroad Fund in Holocaust Studies.

 

Gaston

Clarissa Constanten of Belmont participated in CET Academic Programs’ Intensive Language program in Arabic in Amman, Jordan, this spring. A peace, war and defense major, Constanten received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Darby Emmett of Mount Holly participated in the UNC in Firenze program in Italy this spring. A double major in media and journalism and communication studies, Emmett received the Brian and Susan Mashburn Study Abroad Scholarship.

Natalie Jordan of Gastonia participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. An environmental science major, Jordan received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

Connor Kirkpatrick of Mount Holly will study at Trinity College Dublin in Ireland this fall. A double major in dramatic art and interdisciplinary studies, Kirkpatrick received the Elizabeth Malone Roughton Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Granville

Dominque Brodie of Oxford participated in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this spring. A psychology major, Brodie received the D. and M. Fitz Excellence Award and an Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Guilford

Kailyn Akers of Stokesdale studied at Korea University’s Business School in Seoul, South Korea, this spring. A business administration major, Akers was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Leah Asmelash of Greensboro will participate in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this fall. A double major in media and journalism and global studies, Asmelash received the J. Stanley Tucker London Honors Scholarship and a Professor Joel K. Schwartz 1995 London Honors Scholarship.

Sujata Bhattarai Chhetri of High Point participated in UNC Science in Dublin program in Ireland this summer. An exercise and sport science major, Bhattarai Chhetri received the Frances and E.T. Rollins Jr. Study Abroad Scholarship.

Mercer Brady of Greensboro will participate in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this fall. A history major, Brady received the Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

Caitlyn Delgado of Greensboro participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A double major in global studies and geography, Delgado received the Carolina Malawi Award.

Sade Eubanks of Greensboro studied at Chinese University of Hong Kong this summer. A political science major, Eubanks received the Hong Kong Alumni Club Scholarship.

Ha Kyung Lee of High Point participated in the UNC Summer in Singapore program in collaboration with the National University of Singapore this summer. A communication studies major, Lee received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

Ji Eun Nam of Greensboro will study at University of Sydney in Australia this fall. An environmental science major, Nam received the Study Abroad Award.

 

Henderson

Mary Claire McCarthy of Hendersonville participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Sustainability and Storytelling in Germany, Spain and Denmark this summer. An environmental science major, McCarthy received the D. and M. Fitz Excellence Award.

Rachel Raasch of Hendersonville participated in the UNC in Firenze program in Italy this summer. A media and journalism major, Raasch received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

Victoria Schandevel of Hendersonville participated in IES Abroad’s Liberal Arts and Business program in Barcelona, Spain, this spring. A political science major, Schandevel received the Haywood Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Hertford

Quincy Godwin of Ahoskie will participate in CET Academic Programs’ Intensive Language program in Chinese in Beijing, China, this fall. A double major in computer science and Asian studies, Godwin was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

 

Jackson

Shannon Grant of Cullowhee will study at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, this fall. A biology major, Grant received the Leonard G. and Rozelia S. Herring Study Abroad Award.

 

Johnston

Jessica Mencia of Smithfield participated in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this spring. A public policy major, Mencia received an award from the Sarah Quinn Laney Memorial Fund and a J. Stanley Tucker London Honors Scholarship.

Samantha Nelson of Clayton participated in the UNC Spanish for Health Professions in Costa Rica program in San José this summer. A psychology major, Nelson received the Anthony and Hope Harrington Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Lee

Lydia Cooper of Sanford studied at the University of Glasgow in Scotland this spring. A double major in psychology and communication studies, Cooper received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

Alexus Gray of Sanford participated in the UNC Spanish for Business in Sevilla program in Spain this summer. A communication studies major, Gray received the Alva Ebersole Award.

James Randolph of Sanford will study at King’s College London in England this fall. A computer science major, Randolph received the Helen Elizabeth Dayvault Sechler Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Lincoln

Taylor Stamey of Denver participated in the UNC Biochemistry in Grenoble program in France this summer. A double major in chemistry and exercise and sport science, Stamey received the Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Macon

Jacob Elliott of Franklin participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Sustainability and Storytelling in Germany, Spain and Denmark this summer. An environmental science major, Elliott received a G. Timothy and Jessica Hope Pate Environmental Science Field Program Scholarship, a Crawford Family Honors Carolina Scholarship and an Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Mecklenburg

Sydney Ann Bozman of Charlotte will study at Fudan University in Shanghai, China, this fall. A double major in global studies and media and journalism, Bozman was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Hallie Amat of Huntersville participated in the UNC Psychology in Stockholm program in Sweden this summer. A psychology major, Amat received the Frances and E.T. Rollins Jr. Study Abroad Scholarship.

Kyle Asher of Charlotte received the William D. Weir Honors Fellowship in Asian Studies for study in Beijing and Shanghai, China, last spring. Asher is a double major in computer science and Asian studies.

Savannah Baker of Charlotte will participate in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this fall. A double major in political science and philosophy, Baker received the Marleigh Desmond Hicks Study Abroad Scholarship, an Honors Study Abroad Scholarship, an award from the Peter G. C. Mallinson Fund for Innovation in International Education, a Richard S. Reynolds Honors Study Abroad Scholarship, and a Will Froelich Honors Fellowship.

Sarah Barnett of Charlotte studied at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago this spring. A double major in peace, war and defense and Romance languages, Barnett received the Fry Study Abroad Scholarship.

Annie Chen of Charlotte participated in the UNC Science in Dublin program in Ireland this summer. A biology major, Chen received the Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

Constance Chen of Charlotte studied at Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, this summer. A double major in biology and chemistry, Chen received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Robert Clifford of Charlotte will study at the University of Hong Kong in China this fall. A double major in political science and public policy, Clifford received the Study Abroad Award.

Abby Driest of Davidson studied at King’s College London in England this summer. An exercise and sport science major, Driest received the Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

Taleah Frazier of Charlotte participated in the Navigating Education in Borderlands program with experiences in Arizona and Mexico this summer. A nursing major, Frazier received support from the Cumpston Fellows First-Generation Students Initiative.

Natalie Gallo of Charlotte studied in Buenos Aires, Argentina, this summer through Butler University’s Institute for Study Abroad. A double major in economics and Romance languages, Gallo received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

Abraham Loven of Charlotte participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Jewish Life and the Holocaust in Poland this summer. Loven received an award from the Stuart Eizenstat Study Abroad Fund in Holocaust Studies.

Daniel Pang of Huntersville participated in CET Academic Programs’ Intensive Language program in Chinese in Beijing, China, this summer. A double major in political science and global studies, Pang received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

Kennedy Parkins of Huntersville participated in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this summer. Parkins received the Brian and Susan Mashburn Study Abroad Scholarship.

Saradine Pierre of Charlotte studied in Sao Paulo, Brazil, this summer through CET Academic Programs. A public policy major, Pierre received the Bejarano-Benning Study Abroad Scholarship for Latin America.

Davis Rhodes of Cornelius participated in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this spring. A double major in media and journalism and history, Rhodes received an award from the John Lucier Brantley Honors Fund, an Honors Study Abroad Scholarship and a J. Stanley Tucker London Honors Scholarship.

Roneshia Summers of Charlotte participated in the UNC Psychology Summer program in collaboration with King’s College London in England. A psychology major, Summers received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Jacob Thiak of Charlotte participated in the UNC Summer in Singapore program in collaboration with the National University of Singapore. A double major in management and society and communication studies, Thiak received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

Tahjamare Warren of Charlotte participated in the UNC Summer in Japan program in Tokyo. A global studies major, Warren received the Laura Richards Study Abroad Scholarship.

Kendra Watkins of Charlotte participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Jewish Life and the Holocaust in Poland this summer. A double major in religious studies and sociology, Watkins received the Davis-Barden Honors Study Abroad Scholarship, a Gold Honors Study Abroad Scholarship, an award from the Peter G. C. Mallinson Fund for Innovation in International Education and an award from the Stuart Eizenstat Study Abroad Fund in Holocaust Studies.

Maggie Zhang of Charlotte participated in the UNC Summer in Singapore program in collaboration with the National University of Singapore. A business administration major, Zhang received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

 

Moore

Sierra Hawkins of Southern Pines participated in the UNC in Firenze program in Italy this summer. An art history major, Hawkins received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

Gillian Munro of West End participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. A biology major, Munro received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

 

Nash

Maura Deering of Nashville participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A double major in contemporary European studies and political science, Deering received the Carolina Malawi Award.

Cassi Pinyan of Rocky Mount studied at Lancaster University in England this spring. A double major in human development and family studies and psychology, Pinyan received the Jan and Steve Capps Study Abroad Ambassador Scholarship.

 

New Hanover

Lila Das of Wilmington will participate in IES Abroad’s Liberal Arts and Business program in Barcelona, Spain, this fall. A psychology major, Das received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

Rowan Gallaher of Wilmington studied at the Chinese University of Hong Kong this summer. A media and journalism major, Gallaher received the Hong Kong Alumni Club Scholarship.

Erin Hager of Wilmington will study at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago this fall. A psychology major, Hager received the Anthony and Hope Harrington Study Abroad Scholarship.

Ciara Henihan of Wilmington participated in the UNC Summer in India program in New Delhi this summer. A global studies major, Henihan was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Blythe King of Wrightsville Beach participated in CET Academic Programs’ Intensive Language program in Chinese in Beijing, China, this summer. A biology major, King was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Joseph LeBlanc of Wilmington studied at King’s College London in England this summer. A double major in peace, war and defense and communication studies, LeBlanc received the Suzanne Hynes Memorial Travel Award.

Margaux Richardson of Wilmington participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A sociology major, Richardson received the Carolina Malawi Award.

 

Onslow

Kaitlin Coogan of Jacksonville participated in the Honors Shakespeare in London and Oxford program in England this summer. An English and comparative literature major, Coogan received the Jacques Family Honors Study Abroad Scholarship, a Professor Joel K. Schwartz 1995 London Honors Scholarship and a Richard S. Reynolds Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Orange

Mary Amos of Carrboro studied at King’s College London in England this summer. A communication studies major, Amos received the Charles A. McLendon Sr. Study Abroad Scholarship.

Catherine Atkinson of Mebane participated in the UNC Archaeological Excavation in Israel program in Huqoq this summer. A classics major, Atkinson received funding from the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies.

Tully Conroy of Chapel Hill participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Sustainability and Storytelling in Germany, Spain and Denmark this summer. An environmental studies major, Conroy received an award from the John Lucier Brantley Honors Fund and a D. and M. Fitz Excellence Award.

Kristi Dixon of Carrboro participated in the UNC Environmental Sustainability in Australia program based in Townsville this summer. A biology major, Dixon received the Greer and Bryan Pope Scholarship.

Taylor Gosk of Chapel Hill participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Sustainability and Storytelling in Germany, Spain and Denmark this summer. A double major in environmental studies and public policy, Gosk received a G. Timothy and Jessica Hope Pate Environmental Science Field Program Scholarship.

Lena Johnson of Hillsborough will participate in the UNC in Montpellier program in France this fall. A media and journalism major, Johnson received the Leonard G. and Rozelia S. Herring Study Abroad Award.

Benjamin Millar of Chapel Hill will study at National University of Singapore’s Business School this fall. A double major in business administration and public policy, Millar was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Logan Pratico of Chapel Hill will study at National University of Singapore’s School of Computing this fall. A computer science major, Pratico was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

William Ragland of Carrboro studied at the University of Melbourne in Australia this spring. An anthropology major, Ragland received the Frances and E.T. Rollins Jr. Study Abroad Scholarship.

Helena Shaw of Hillsborough studied at the University of Auckland in New Zealand this spring. An art history major, Shaw received the Frances and E.T. Rollins Jr. Study Abroad Scholarship.

Alison Smith of Chapel Hill will study at the Universidad de Oviedo in Spain this fall. An environmental studies major, Smith received the Leonard G. and Rozelia S. Herring Study Abroad Award.

 

Pender

Haley Woods of Hampstead will study at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, this fall. A psychology major, Woods received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

 

Person

Rosario Villa of Rougemont participated in the UNC Summer in Singapore program in collaboration with the National University of Singapore. A double major in psychology and sociology, Villa received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

 

Pitt

Delane Dixon of Winterville participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. An African, African American and diaspora studies major, Dixon received the Carolina Malawi Award.

Jaein Yoon of Winterville studied at Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, this summer. A double major in environmental studies and media and journalism, Yoon was selected as a Phillips Ambassador and received a Will Froelich Honors Fellowship.

 

Polk

Sarah Phipps of Mill Spring will study in Taipei, Taiwan, this fall through CET Academic Programs. A double major in management and society and Asian studies, Phipps received the Leonard G. and Rozelia S. Herring Study Abroad Award.

 

Randolph

Faith Kidd of Asheboro studied at the Chinese University of Hong Kong this summer. A double major in communication studies and global studies, Kidd received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Cinthia Salinas-Pavon of Asheboro will participate in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this fall. A global studies major, Salinas-Pavon received the Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

Montana Vaughn of Randleman studied at King’s College London in England this spring. A peace, war and defense major, Vaughn received the Helen Elizabeth Dayvault Sechler Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Robeson

Bianca Goodwin of Lumberton participated in the Navigating Education in Borderlands program with experiences in Arizona and Mexico this summer. A double major in sociology and global studies, Goodwin received support from the Cumpston Fellows First-Generation Students Initiative.

Joseph Holmes of Lumberton will participate in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this fall. A double major in history and global studies, Holmes received the Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

 

Stanly

Catherine Blake-Harris of Albemarle studied at the Chinese University of Hong Kong this summer. A double major in history and peace, war and defense, Blake-Harris received the Hong Kong Alumni Club Scholarship and a Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

 

Surry

Aubrey Hall of Mount Airy studied at the University of Manchester in England this spring. A double major in economics and management and society, Hall received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

 

Transylvania

Abigail Williams of Brevard studied at the UNC Archaeology and Bioarchaeology Field School in Peru in Huanchaco this summer. A biology major, Williams received the Greer and Bryan Pope Scholarship.

 

Union

Audrey Burke of Matthews participated in the UNC Spanish for Business in Sevilla program in Spain this summer. A media and journalism major, Burke received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Rebecca Davidson of Matthews participated in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this spring. A psychology major, Davidson received the Professor Joel K. Schwartz 1995 London Honors Scholarship.

Arianna Dendrolivanos of Matthews will study at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland this fall. A double major in economics and political science, Dendrolivanos received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Elizabeth Farquhar of Monroe participated in the UNC Spanish for Health Professions in Costa Rica program in San José this summer. Farquhar received the Grey Lineweaver Study Abroad Scholarship.

Jade Hampton of Waxhaw participated in the UNC Summer in Japan program in Tokyo. A double major in psychology and information science, Hampton received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Emily Hazlett of Monroe studied at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito in Ecuador this spring. A Romance languages major, Hazlett received the Grey Lineweaver Study Abroad Scholarship.

Grace McKinley of Waxhaw participated in IES Abroad’s Irish Studies program in Dublin this summer. A history major, McKinley received the Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

Aidan Paul of Waxhaw studied at the UNC Archaeology and Bioarchaeology Field School in Peru in Huanchaco this summer. An anthropology major, Paul received the Anthony and Hope Harrington Study Abroad Scholarship.

Sarah Rhyne of Matthews studied at Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, this spring. A psychology major, Rhyne received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Lauren Rushing of Monroe participated in the UNC Archaeological Excavation in Israel program in Huqoq this summer. A psychology major, Rushing received funding from the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies.

Gianna Tahan of Waxhaw will participate in the UNC in Montpellier program in France this fall. A double major in global studies and Romance languages, Tahan received the Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

Sarina Tahan of Waxhaw will participate in the UNC in Montpellier program in France this fall. A double major in media and journalism and Romance languages, Tahan received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

 

Wake

Siani Antoine of Raleigh participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Jewish Life and the Holocaust in Poland this summer. A double major in history and biology, Antoine received the Davis-Barden Honors Study Abroad Scholarship, a Gold Honors Study Abroad Scholarship, a Marleigh Desmond Hicks Study Abroad Scholarship, a Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award, an award from the Stuart Eizenstat Study Abroad Fund in Holocaust Studies and an Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

Alex Betancourt of Knightdale participated in the Navigating Education in Borderlands program this summer with experiences in Arizona and Mexico. A biology major, Betancourt received support from the Cumpston Fellows First-Generation Students Initiative.

William Blanks of Raleigh participated in the Summer Research Program at the National University of Singapore’s Faculty of Science. A double major in biostatistics and chemistry, Blanks was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Isobel Bookman of Cary participated in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this spring. A media and journalism major, Bookman received the Jacques Family Honors Study Abroad Scholarship and a Richard S. Reynolds Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

Bridgette Brewer of Raleigh studied at Jönköping University in Sweden this summer. A nursing major, Brewer received the Study Abroad Award.

Kevin Cao of Morrisville will study at Fudan University in Shanghai, China, this fall. A double major in economics and computer science, Cao was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Adelaide Cooke of Cary participated in the UNC Biochemistry in Grenoble program in France this summer. A double major in biology and chemistry, Cooke received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Hannah Day of Cary will study at the University of Glasgow in Scotland this fall. A global studies major, Day received the Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

Ayush Doshi of Cary studied at Lancaster University in England this spring. A biology major, Doshi received the Will Froelich Honors Fellowship.

Kirstin Franklin of Raleigh participated in the UNC in Firenze program in Italy this spring. A human development and family studies major, Franklin received the Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

Alean Graves of Raleigh participated in the UNC Summer in Japan program in Tokyo. A nursing major, Graves was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Hanna Hepburn of Apex participated in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this spring. A double major in media and journalism and political science, Hepburn received an award from the Shuford Program in Entrepreneurship Internship Fund.

Isabelle Hirschy of Cary participated in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this spring. A double major in political science and peace, war and defense, Hirschy received the Richard S. Reynolds Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

Alexandra Hitson of Cary participated in the UNC in Montpellier program in France this spring. A double major in economics and Romance languages, Hitson received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

Susan Huynh of Garner participated in the UNC Psychology Summer program in collaboration with King’s College London in England. A double major in psychology and history, Huynh received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Lilly Hyde of Wake Forest participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A double major in political science and public policy, Hyde received the Carolina Malawi Award.

Rhea Jain of Apex participated in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this spring. A biostatistics major, Jain received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Aubrey Knier of Apex participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. A double major in biology and studio art, Knier received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

Jarred Lobo of Cary participated in the UNC Spanish for Health Professions in Costa Rica program in San José this summer. A public policy major, Lobo received the Grey Lineweaver Study Abroad Scholarship.

Graham Lowder of Raleigh participated in National University of Singapore’s University Scholars Program this spring. A double major in political science and history, Lowder was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Zac Lowell of Raleigh studied at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago this spring. A double major in religious studies and Romance languages, Lowell received the Mealy Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

Luke Morin of Apex participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. A double major in economics and environmental studies, Morin received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

Hannah Morrow of Raleigh participated in the UNC Psychology in Stockholm program in Sweden this summer. A double major in public policy and psychology, Morrow received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Colton Sanders of Cary will study at the University of Hong Kong this fall. A mathematics major, Sanders received the Lan Ma and Gang Pei Study Abroad Scholarship.

Mitchell Sokol of Cary participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Jewish Life and the Holocaust in Poland this summer. A double major in history and peace, war and defense, Sokol received the Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award and an award from the Stuart Eizenstat Study Abroad Fund in Holocaust Studies.

Nicole Stavrojohn of Holly Springs studied in Copenhagen, Denmark, and Stockholm, Sweden, this summer through DIS. A peace, war and defense major, Stavrojohn received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Alexandria Steele of Apex participated in Boston University’s Dublin Internship program in Ireland this summer. A political science major, Steele received the Frances and E.T. Rollins Jr. Study Abroad Scholarship.

Sarah Varela of Fuquay-Varina studied at the University of Sussex in Brighton, England, this spring. A double major in sociology and English and comparative literature, Varela received the Harris Teeter Study Abroad Scholarship.

Daniel Vargas of Raleigh participated in the Navigating Education in Borderlands program this summer with experiences in Arizona and Mexico. A biology major, Vargas received support from the Cumpston Fellows First-Generation Students Initiative.

Alyssa Wallace of Raleigh participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A biology major, Wallace received the Carolina Malawi Award.

Alexander Wang of Cary studied at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea, this summer. A double major in biostatistics and economics, Wang received the Mealy Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

Laura Wilder of Raleigh participated in the UNC in Firenze program in Italy this summer. A global studies major, Wilder received the Michael L. and Matthew L. Boyatt Award.

 

Wayne

Riley Brozovsky of Goldsboro studied at Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, this summer. A double major in dramatic art and economics, Brozovsky received the Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

Chung Lam Lau of Goldsboro received the William D. Weir Honors Fellowship in Asian Studies for study in Beijing and Shanghai, China, this spring. Lau is a double major in Asian studies and health policy and management.

 

Wilkes

Shaianne Nickerson of North Wilkesboro participated in the College Year in Athens program in Greece this spring. A global studies major, Nickerson received the Charles Garland Johnson Sr. Scholarship.

 

Wilson

Tatiana Farmer of Lucama participated in the UNC Summer in Japan program in Tokyo. A double major in psychology and global studies, Farmer received the Study Abroad Award.

 

Yadkin

Madison Haynes of East Bend participated in the UNC Summer in India program in New Delhi. An English and comparative literature major, Haynes was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

 

OUT-OF-STATE RECIPIENTS

California

Sarah Maurer of San Diego participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. A psychology major, Maurer received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

 

Colorado

Jake Sherman of Greenwood Village participated in the UNC Summer in Japan program in Tokyo. A double major in history and political science, Sherman was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

 

Delaware

Nikolas Tsiouplis of Bear participated in the UNC Science in Scandinavia program in Lund, Sweden, this summer. A biology major, Tsiouplis received the Haywood Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Florida

Camila Manjarres of Jacksonville participated in the UNC in Sevilla program in Spain this summer. A computer science major, Manjarres received the Horace J. Shumate Memorial Scholarship.

Molly Riesenberger of Sarasota participated in IES Abroad’s Liberal Arts and Business program in Barcelona, Spain, this spring. A double major in media and journalism and political science, Riesenberger received the Frances and E.T. Rollins Jr. Study Abroad Scholarship.

Audrey Sung of Gainesville participated in the UNC Summer in Singapore program in collaboration with the National University of Singapore. A human development and family studies major, Sung received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

 

Georgia

Jana Gladman of Decatur participated in the College Year in Athens program in Greece this summer. A psychology major, Gladman received the Brian and Susan Mashburn Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Hawaii

Tianzhen Nie of Honolulu received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative to participate in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. She also received the Honors Study Abroad Scholarship and a Richard S. Reynolds Honors Study Abroad Scholarship to participate in the UNC Honors in Cape Town program in South Africa this fall. Nie is an environmental studies major.

 

Illinois

Mollie Ebeling of Arlington Heights participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. A public policy major, Ebeling received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

Valerie Lundeen of River Forest studied at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito in Ecuador this spring. A double major in economics and public policy, Lundeen received the Bejarano-Benning Study Abroad Scholarship for Latin America.

Alyssa Worthem of Palatine participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Sustainability and Storytelling in Poland this summer. A linguistics major, Worthem received the Richard S. Reynolds Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Kentucky

Megan Raisle of Louisville studied in Cambodia through the School for Field Studies this spring. Raisle was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

 

Maryland

Lauren Brown of Rutherfordton participated in the UNC Science in Scandinavia program in Lund, Sweden, this summer. A chemistry major, Brown received the Gravely Family Study Abroad Scholarship.

Angum Check of Lanham participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A double major in philosophy and African, African American and diaspora studies, Check received the Carolina Malawi Award.

Angela Chin of Bowie will participate in CET Academic Programs’ Intensive Language program in Arabic in Amman, Jordan, this fall. A double major in public policy and environmental studies, Chin received the Fry Study Abroad Scholarship.

Jasmyn Thomas of Columbia participated in SIT Abroad’s Community Health and Traditional Chinese Medicine program in Kunming, China, this summer. An environmental health sciences major, Thomas received the Julia Preston Brumley Travel Scholarship in American Studies.

 

Massachusetts

Edward Batchelder of Boston participated in an internship through the UNC Shuford Program in Entrepreneurship and CET Academic Programs in Shanghai, China, this summer. A history major, Batchelder was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

 

New Jersey

Taylor Ferranti of Park Ridge participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Sustainability and Storytelling in in Germany, Spain and Denmark this summer. A double major in environmental studies and public policy, Ferranti received the G. Timothy and Jessica Hope Pate Environmental Science Field Program Scholarship and an award from the Peter G. C. Mallinson Fund for Innovation in International Education.

 

New York

Brianna Brunson of Far Rockaway participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A double major in public policy and African, African American and diaspora studies, Brunson received the Carolina Malawi Award.

Jacquelyn Melinek of Bedford participated in Boston University’s Travel Writing and Internship program in Sydney, Australia, this summer. A media and journalism major, Melinek received the Study Abroad Award.

Christian Poblano of Bay Shore participated in the Burch Field Research Seminar on Sustainability and Storytelling in Poland this summer. A public policy major, Poblano received an award from the Stuart Eizenstat Study Abroad Fund in Holocaust Studies.

Olivia Widman of Rochester participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. A biology major, Widman received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

 

Rhode Island

Spence Jorgensen of Providence received the William D. Weir Honors Fellowship in Asian Studies for study in Beijing and Shanghai, China, this spring. Jorgensen is a double major in Asian studies and environmental science.

 

South Carolina

Aja Crayton of Georgetown participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A political science major, Crayton received the Carolina Malawi Award.

 

Tennessee

Laurel Cunningham of Brentwood participated in CET Academic Programs’ Intensive Language program in Chinese in Beijing, China, this spring. A global studies major, Cunningham was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Morgan Teeters of Madisonville participated in the Navigating Education in Borderlands program this summer with experiences in Arizona and Mexico. A psychology major, Teeters received support from the Cumpston Fellows First-Generation Students Initiative.

Deanna Upchurch of Lebanon will participate in the Honors Semester in London program (internship track) in England this fall. A double major in peace, war and defense and business administration, Upchurch received the Marietta and Hyman Bielsky Honors Study Abroad Scholarship.

 

Texas

Claire Addison of Dallas participated in the Kenan-Flagler Business School’s international internship program in Singapore this summer. A double major in biology and Romance languages, Addison was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

Jalen Amerine of Carrollton will participate in IES Abroad’s French Studies program in Paris this fall. A media and journalism major, Amerine received the Leonard G. and Rozelia S. Herring Study Abroad Award.

Victoria Lue of Dallas participated in IES Abroad’s Language and Area Studies program in Madrid, Spain, this spring. A biology major, Lue received the Bejarano-Benning Study Abroad Scholarship for Spain/Iberian Peninsula.

 

Virginia

Hannah Dorrel of Manassas participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A double major in global studies and economics, Dorrel received the Carolina Malawi Award.

Schuyler Tanous of McLean studied at Chulalongkorn University’s Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy in Bangkok, Thailand, this spring. A business administration major, Tanous was selected as a Phillips Ambassador.

 

Washington D.C.

Karly Smith participated in the UNC Summer in Malawi program in Lilongwe and Zomba. A media and journalism major, Smith received the Carolina Malawi Award.

 

OUT-OF-COUNTRY RECIPIENTS

People’s Republic of China

Jintong Wu of Chongqing participated in the UNC Environmental Studies in the Galápagos program in Ecuador this summer. A double major in environmental science and media and journalism, Wu received an award from the Townsend Family Strategic Initiative.

 

College of Arts and Sciences contact: Geneva Collins, 919.843.6339, geneva_collins@unc.edu 

UNC Global contact: Katie Bowler Young, 919.962.4504, kby@unc.edu


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