Hi, I'm Vriddhi! I'll be studying abroad in Oviedo, Spain during this summer before my last semester at Temple. I'm a researcher, essayist, and poet of South Indian descent based in the Philadelphia era focused on highlighting queer BIPOC narratives while exploring the depths of vulnerability and poetic chronicling. I've had work appear in Cosmonauts Avenue, Penn Review, Kweli Journal, Apiary Magazine, Entropy Magazine, and The Inklette. I serve as the poetry editor for Sonku Magazine and the artistic director for Babel Poetry Collective.
Hi! My name is Olivia Bartholomew and I am a senior studying architecture and historic preservation at Temple. I'll be studying abroad this summer in Artena, Italy. I am super excited to be joining an archeological team and doing field work while also experiencing the culture, language, food people of Italy. In addition to my love for architecture and history, I love being outside, gardening, and hiking, so I’m really looking forward to combining all of those interests in Artena. I look forward to sharing the knowledge and perspective I gain from studying abroad!
Hi, I’m Breanna! I am rising senior studying abroad in Glasgow and London a part of the Temple University in the UK: British Literature and Culture summer program. I am an English major with a concentration in creative writing, so I cannot wait to dive into British Literature and Culture. I have always loved to write, even if I tend to fall to the creative side of writing, however putting pen to paper, or in this case fingers to keyboard is my favorite hobby. I cannot wait to share my stories and experiences while abroad!
My name is Ji Pan, and I am a rising 2nd year at Temple majoring in biology and minoring in public health. This summer, I will be studying abroad under the Global Good program in Prague, Czech Republic. As a first generation, low-income student from an immigrant background, I had never imagined studying abroad prior to my time at Temple. However, after involving myself in research and student activities throughout my first two semesters, I saw how much potential I and other FGLI students had that goes unnoticed.
Hi, I'm Mick, a Temple Owl who's going to Rome in the summer of 2022! I'm a rising senior who's a little bit of everything—a criminal justice major, a psychology and Japanese minor, and a law school candidate. I'll be doing an internship with an immigration law firm in Rome. I can't wait to see Rome, learn the culture, and help a lot of people!
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Hi! My name is Adrianna and I'll be studying abroad in Leipzig, Germany this summer! I am a junior secondary education and German major, and I am so excited to experience life in Germany as I become fully immersed in the culture and language. As someone who hopes to become a German teacher, I hope better my language skills and to have experiences that I can share with my future students. Studying abroad in Germany has been a goal of mine since I started learning German in seventh grade, and I am so excited to have this amazing opportunity.
I am Mary Wetherbee, a senior studying graphic and interactive design, and I’m in Temple Rome’s summer I program. Previously, I traveled solo to Italy during my gap year to work as an au pair for several Italian families before and during the pandemic, and was fortunately able to come back through Temple Rome’s program in fall 2021. I love crafting, cooking, and can’t wait to try local cuisines and explore new zones of Rome and Italy. I am looking forward to having conversations with locals in Italian and learning more about Italian history.
Hi! Im Belle and I will be studying abroad at Temple University Rome during Spring 2022, the last semester of my senior year. I am a first generation student and this is my first time ever overseas! I am looking forward to finding inspiration as an artist, poet, and performer while I am here as well as learning more about myself and Italy's culture.
Hi, I'm Joey! I'm studying abroad with Temple University Spring 2022 of my junior year! Not only am I a Temple student abroad, but I am also enrolled in Temple's main campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania! I’m a junior studying marketing. I am beyond excited to see as much of Rome as possible, the city is so vast and profound that I feel it would take a lifetime to truly take it all in, but I’m going to do my best to squeeze the lifetime amount of adventure into a few short months.
Hi, I'm Alex! I'm a sophomore public health major and I am studying abroad in Stockholm, Sweden. I am interested in the field of global health and am excited to have the opportunity to study public health from the perspective of another country. Outside of academics, I'm looking forward to learning to live like a local in Stockholm, from mastering the subway system to learning how to cook Swedish dishes.