Student Bios

Lauren Bennett
2011
Major(s): Global Studies
Minor(s): Economics and French

I am a Global Studies major concentrating in Western Africa and Europe with a minor in Economics and French. In the spring of 2008, I studied in Rouen, France with travel components to Quebec City...

Cornelius (Cory) Peterson
2011
Major(s): Global Studies
Minor(s): Economics and European Studies

Cory is a Global Studies major concentrating on Germany and South Africa, along with being a double minor in Economics and European Studies. During the summer of 2010 Cory interned at Morgan...

Sal Cania
2007

As an undergraduate, Sal was awarded a fellowship to investigate how old and new media outlets are being implemented in the Israeli/Palestinian conflict and had the opportunity to travel...

Merika Wilson
2012
Major(s): Global Studies and Psychology

My regions of concentration are Asia and Africa and I have been fortunate enough to have studied abroad for a three-week program in Ireland, currently participate in a semester program in Thailand...

Sean Watkins
2007
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...