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Global Grads Featured Scholar – Yashvi Patel

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Yashvi Patel is a passionate environmentalist hailing from the vibrant land of beauty and harmony, India. She is in her final year pursuing a Masters in Environmental Engineering.   What made you choose UNC/NC when deciding on a program/place to … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Katherine Huth

Monday, February 25, 2019

Katherine, “Kate,” Huth is a first-year student studying in the Global Studies department after 15 years of teaching in schools and Universities around the world.  When she is not working, she describes herself as “a total geek” and spends her hours … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Parag Saikia

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Parag Jyoti Saikia is a first-year doctoral student in the Department of Anthropology at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and recipient of the Weiss Urban Livability Fellowship awarded by The Graduate School. He hails from Assam, a … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Ilich Mejia

Monday, November 26, 2018

Ilich Mejía is a global grad from La Ceiba, Honduras. Ilich is a first-year graduate student pursuing a Master’s degree in Strategic Communication at the School of Media and Journalism. What made you choose UNC/NC when deciding on a program/place … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Hongyi Dong

Friday, October 26, 2018

Hongyi Dong is a second-year in the School of Information and Library Science, pursuing a MS in Information Science. He is a TCK (Third-Culture Kid) born in one country, but raised in another. He loves to learn new languages- he … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Bannie Pan

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Bannie Pan is a global grad from Taipei, Taiwan. He is in his second year of the Master’s program in Strategic Communication at the School of Media and Journalism. What made you choose UNC/NC when deciding on a program/place to study? … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Pablo Miño

Friday, August 31, 2018

Pablo Miño is a first-year Ph.D. student at the School of Media and Journalism originally from Santiago, Chile. What made you choose UNC/NC when deciding on a program/place to study? Location! I wanted to come to a place with top-notch … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Ina Falkeid

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Ina Falkeid is a second year Master’s student in American Studies, on an exchange program from the University of Oslo, Norway. She is from a small, coastal town in the southwest of Norway called Haugesund.  1. What made you choose … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Huanyu Cong

Monday, March 26, 2018

Huanyu Cong is an Ed.D. student in the Curriculum and Instruction program. She is a global grad from Weihai, China. 1. What made you choose UNC/NC when deciding on a program/place to study? UNC is a public university with a … Continued

Global Grads Featured Scholar – Angelica Gomez

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Angelica Gomez is a global grad from Medellin, Colombia. She is in her second year in the Ph.D. program in Geography. 1. What made you choose UNC/NC when deciding on a program/place to study? I decided to enter the Department … Continued