Student Bios

Harrison Feldman
Major(s): Global Studies
Minor(s): Arabic Studies

I chose the major after taking 101 my freshman fall. I really enjoyed the class and decided to take 102 the following spring. What I really enjoy about the major is the flexibility in it. There is...

Catherine O'Connell
Major(s): Global Studies, History/African Studies

I studied abroad after my freshman year with the summer program to Ireland and then again for my Fall Junior semester in Kenya. It wasn’t until my Ireland trip that I discovered Global Studies as...

Sean Watkins
Major(s): Global Studies and Government

Many of my accomplishments can be credited to my time in the Global Studies department. It gave me the tools to think critically about the world around me and to act for the betterment of my...

Alison Paludi
Major(s): Global Studies
Minor(s): Education and African Studies

Coming from a small rural town, I was never really exposed to other peoples and cultures. Arriving at St. Lawrence in the fall of 2010, I had a strong desire to travel and get out of my comfort...

Jordan Pescrillo
Major(s): Global Studies
Minor(s): Education

As an undergraduate, I knew early on that I wanted to become a Global Studies major. My two concentration areas were Asia and Africa. Making this decision early allowed me to find many...