The Study Abroad Newsletter

Panorama Fall 2018

Language Experience and Creating Long Lasting Friendships

Looking out into the Pacific Ocean while in Japan

Seinan Gakuin University, Japan

Ookina from Fukuoka

Lauren with her family in Japan

Seinan Gakuin University, Japan

A Year Abroad in Tokyo

Student in kimono

Tokyo Gakugei University, Japan

An Unforgetable Experience

Outside Disney castle

Rikkyo University, Japan

Bright Red Ball

Students posing in front of sunset

Semester at Sea

Martial Arts

Martial arts class posing

Tokyo Gakugei University, Japan

When my life turned into an Actual Korean Drama

K-Pop tour poster

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies and Chung Ang University, South Korea

Viva Chile!

Student standing in front of memorial

Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Valparaiso

Korea Adventures

Students holding certificates

Chung Ang University, South Korea

A Cup of Tea!

Student in front of red phone box

University of Birmingham, England


Students riding camels in the Sahara

University of Birmingham, England

Gracias Espana

Student overlooking river

Universidad Carlos III Madrid, Spain

"Sadou" Japanese Tea Ceremony

Student preparing tea

Doshisha University, Japan

Fated Dream

Student in front of Syndey Opera House

The University of Western Australia

New Zealand

Student over looking lush valley

University of Waikato, New Zealand

Maori Culture

Three students smiling

Victoria University, New Zealand

Scholarship Recipients for Fall 2018


Mikiala De Mello-Miller

Major: Art
Josai International University
Gilman Scholarship: $3,000


Asia Helfrich

Major: English
Uppsala University
Gilman Scholarship: $2,500


Amy Odaira

Major: Biology
Minor: Computer Science and Japanese Studies
Uppsala University & Doshisha University
Gilman Scholarship: $2,500
Fund for Education Abroad: $10,000

Farrah standing between Naneaikealaula Thomas and Cody Pacheco

Cody Pacheco
Major: Geography-Environmental Science
Semester at Sea
UH Hilo Semester at Sea Scholarship

Zoe Whitney
Major: Geography-Environmental Science
Uppsala University, Sweden
Gertrude E. McVickar Endowed Excellence Scholarship

Global Vulcans Abroad

Student School/Country
Kayla Cook Vrije University, Amsterdam
Mikiʻala De Mello-Miller Josai International University, Japan
Asia Helfrich Uppsala University, Sweden
Cassandra Ingemi Victoria University, New Zealand
Kanani Naweli Waikato University, New Zealand
Melissa Neal Tokyo Gakugei University, Japan
Amy Odaira Uppsala University, Sweden
Jacob Orr Stirling University, Scotland
Cody Pacheco Semester at Sea, Worldwide
Nickolas Rosenburg Victoria University, New Zealand
Naneaikealaula Thomas Semester at Sea, Worldwide
Mackenzie Tokuda University of Ryukus, Japan
Jake Unger Universidad Carlos III Madrid, Spain
Zoe Whitney Uppsala University, Sweden
Kassandra Bailey Stirling University, Scotland
Angela Laureta Camp Adventure Youth Services, Bahrain
Yan Ying Huang Tokyo Gakugei University, Japan
Sienna Wareham Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Melanie Ebreo Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea
Mary Noble Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea
Leia Seguancia Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea
Kiana Kamala Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea
Christine Nicolas Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea
Kevianna Adams Catholic University of Paris, France
Keolakawai Spencer Seinan Gakuin University, Japan