Contact a Former Student

SIT Study Abroad has an extensive network of alumni mentors who love talking about their experiences. Whether you’re considering studying abroad, are a newly enrolled student, or are already studying in-country, we encourage you to reach out.

Rachel Hellman

Program Attended

Spring 2019: Nepal: Tibetan and Himalayan Peoples

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Rachel Hellman

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Washington University in St. Louis
(Sociology)

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Rachel Macnow

Program Attended

Spring 2020: Morocco: Multiculturalism and Human Rights

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Rachel Macnow

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Emory University
(Middle Eastern Studies)

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Rad Radvany

Program Attended

Fall 2019: IHP Climate Change: The Politics of Food, Water, and Energy

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Rad Radvany

Ask me about:

Health and Diet, Religion

School:

Duke University
(Environmental Politics/Policy)

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Raul Tavarez Ramirez

Program Attended

Spring 2019: Jordan: Geopolitics, International Relations, and the Future of the Middle East

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Raul Tavarez Ramirez

Ask me about:

Class, Learning Style, Nationality, Race and Ethnicity, Religion

School:

Rollins College
(International Affairs)

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RJ Dua Jr.

Program Attended

Spring 2019: China: Health, Environment, and Traditional Chinese Medicine

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RJ Dua Jr.

Ask me about:

Beliefs/Values, Class, First Generation, Nationality, Race and Ethnicity, Student Athlete

School:

Virginia Military Institute
(International Studies)

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Raymond Zhao

Program Attended

Summer 2019: Iceland: Renewable Energy, Technology, and Resource Economics (Summer 1)

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Raymond Zhao

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Yale University
(Biology)

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Reece Downey

Program Attended

Spring 2020: Serbia, Bosnia, and Kosovo: Peace and Conflict Studies in the Balkans

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Reece Downey

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Grinnell College
(Political Science)

Internship Track
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Riyad Alam

Program Attended

Fall 2021: Netherlands: International Perspectives on Sexuality and Gender

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Riyad Alam

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Oberlin College
(Gender Studies)

Internship Track
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Robert Kelley

Program Attended

Fall 2018: IHP: Cities in the 21st Century: People, Planning, and Politics (Fall 2)

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Robert Kelley

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Middlebury College
(Geography)

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Rose Zappia

Program Attended

Spring 2022: Panama: Tropical Ecology, Marine Ecosystems, and Biodiversity Conservation

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Rose Zappia

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Gettysburg College
(Biology)

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Lea Davis

Program Attended

Fall 2018: South Africa: Multiculturalism and Human Rights

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Lea Davis

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Tulane University
(International Development Stud)

Internship Track
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Ryen Diaz

Program Attended

Fall 2019: IHP Human Rights: Movements, Power, and Resistance

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Ryen Diaz

Ask me about:

Ability/Disability/Accessibility, Class, Sexual Orientation, Socio-economic

School:

Harvard University
(Social Science)

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Sadie Traylor

Program Attended

Fall 2019: Peru: Indigenous Peoples and Globalization

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Sadie Traylor

Ask me about:

Gender Identity, Health and Diet

School:

Elon University
(Public Policy)

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Sam Alexander

Program Attended

Spring 2019: South Africa: Multiculturalism and Human Rights

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Sam Alexander

Ask me about:

Class, First Generation, Gender Identity, Race and Ethnicity, Religion

School:

Bates College
(Psychology)

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Sam Garbus

Program Attended

Spring 2022: South Africa: Community Health and Social Policy

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Sam Garbus

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

University of Vermont
(Social Science)

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Sammy Gish

Program Attended

Spring 2022: Portugal: Sustainability and Environmental Justice

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Sammy Gish

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

University of Colorado at Boulder
(Business Management)

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Samantha Jaloza

Program Attended

Spring 2020: Morocco: Multiculturalism and Human Rights

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Samantha Jaloza

Ask me about:

Beliefs/Values, Religion

School:

Emory University
(Middle Eastern Studies)

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Samantha Johnson

Program Attended

Spring 2022: IHP Health and Community: Globalization, Culture & Care (Spring 1)

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Samantha Johnson

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

University of South Carolina
(Global Health)

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Samantha Petrelli

Program Attended

Fall 2018: IHP: Rethinking Food Security: People, Agriculture, and Politics

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Samantha Petrelli

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

University of Vermont
(Environmental Studies)

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Samantha Seltzer

Program Attended

Summer 2019: Switzerland: Food Security and Nutrition

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Samantha Seltzer

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Barnard College
(Linguistics)

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Samara Schuman

Program Attended

Spring 2020: Jordan: Geopolitics, International Relations, and the Future of the Middle East

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Samara Schuman

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

University of Oregon
(Chinese)

Internship Track
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Sam Jett

Program Attended

Summer 2019: Madagascar: Traditional Medicine and Healthcare Systems

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Sam Jett

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

SUNY Brockport
(General Studies)

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Sam Murray

Program Attended

Summer 2019: Indonesia: Biodiversity and Conservation in Bali and Borneo

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Sam Murray

Ask me about:

Anything

School:

Colorado State University
(Social Ecology)

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Samuel Ryckaert

Program Attended

Spring 2019: Nepal: Tibetan and Himalayan Peoples

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Samuel Ryckaert

Ask me about:

Sexual Orientation

School:

Macalester College
(Religious Studies)

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