Student Bios

Audsley
2020
Major(s): Sociology
Minor(s): Asian Studies

I am currently a Sophomore here at SLU and my interest in Asian Studies began when I was applying to study abroad in India. During my application and preparation courses, I developed a desire to...

begum
2018
Major(s): Environmental Studies-Biology
Minor(s): Asian Studies

I have always had an interest in learning more about cultures and the interaction between societies and their environment. Visiting various parts of India, researching Ayurveda (traditional...

Elsa
2019
Major(s): Government
Minor(s): Asian Studies

When I first came to St. Lawrence, I was fully convinced that I wanted to study business and psychology, but after taking a course in each of these areas, I realized I had no idea what I was...

Rinzin
2019
Major(s): Global Studies
Minor(s): Asian Studies

 I was born in a small town in Northern Tibet. I later lived in Nepal and then moved to  Northern India where I attended T.C.V Gopalpur, which is a Tibetan boarding school. I am majoring...

Max
2018
Major(s): Conservation Biology
Minor(s): Asian Studies

When I studied abroad in India in the fall of 2015, I did an Independent Research Project on human interaction with stray dogs. Besides being interested in the topic, I learned a lot about the...

Tori
2017
Major(s): Sociology
Minor(s): Education

In my junior year (Fall 2015), I studied abroad in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Through the Service Learning aspect of the program, I came to work with a local non-profit known as  Grandma Cares...