Student Success Stories

There is no doubt that studying overseas can be a critical stepping stone on one’s path to becoming a global citizen. After living, learning and exploring in a foreign country our alumni often incorporate their international experiences into their future academic, personal and professional goals. In addition to applying their experience and knowledge for their own benefit, many of our alumni are motivated to share their experience and encourage others to study overseas as part of their formal college education.


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Read the following Student Success Stories to see what several of our outstanding alumni did to get involved abroad as well as what they’ve taken on since returning home...

Leslie Pitman - 2011 Alumna of the Year, Semester Abroad in England

Emily Nagle - 2010 Alumna of the Year, Semester Abroad in Thailand

Kimberly Iona - 2009 Alumna of the Year, Semester Abroad in New Zealand

Shelly L. Jackson - 2008 Alumna of the Year, Semester Abroad in New Zealand

Kelsey McNichols - 2007 Alumna of the Year, Internship Abroad in New Zealand

Max Blumenthal - Three months travel through Southeast Asia

Sarah Cundiff – Korea Summer 2008 and Ready to Return 

Zachary App – Experiencing Afghanistan

Michelle Sieng – Diversity Abroad Video Blogger

You can also check out stories from current participants who have excelled inside and outside of the classroom on the GlobaLinks Newswire.