Study Abroad Assistants
Study Abroad Assistant, Office of International Education
Caroline Anderson: Caroline is a graduate student in the International and Intercultural Communications program. As an undergraduate at the University of South Carolina, Caroline double-majored in International Studies and Anthropology with a minor in Japanese and a concentration in East Asia. She studied abroad in Japan twice, once for a two-week long Business in Japan Maymester and once for a yearlong Japan and East Asia Studies Program in Nishinomiya. After graduating, she spent two years in Kyushu on the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program. Now, as a new resident of Denver, Caroline enjoys exploring Colorado's great outdoors.
Audrey Pirzadeh: Audrey is a graduate student in the International Development program with a concentration in Global Environmental Change and Adaptation. As an undergraduate at the University of South Florida, Audrey majored in International Studies with a minor in Environmental Policy. She studied abroad twice, one summer in Costa Rica to learn Spanish and a semester in Spain for Environmental Politics and Advanced Spanish Language. She also participated in an internship abroad where she conducted marine research on the small island of Utila documenting the effects of climate change on coral reef systems. Now that she has settled in Denver, you can find her hiking mountains, relaxing in a coffee shop, or researching her next study abroad adventure!
Sophie is an undergraduate student at DU double majoring in Sociology and Socio-Legal Studies with minors in Urban Studies and Leadership. She had the chance to study abroad in Cyprus with the University of Nicosia last fall, where she was able to travel throughout the Middle East and Europe. Now that she’s back in the U.S., Sophie misses experiencing the variety of cultures and feeling of independence she found abroad. In her free time, you can find her studying at Keith's (her favorite local coffee shop), singing at an acapella rehearsal, or skiing down the slopes with her friends.