Study Abroad Peer Advisors 2014-2015

Feel free to contact us for more information to discuss your study abroad options as a UF student or to learn more about our experiences abroad!  Peer Advisors are listed below:

Africa

Kenya

Hannah Morse
Major: Journalism
Program: UF in Kenya - Ecology of East African Savannahs, Summer A
Type of Program: UF Sponsored
Location: Laikipia, Kenya

Tanzania

Claudia Fontaine
Major: Family, Youth and Community Sciences
Program: UF in Dar Es Salaam, Fall
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

 

 

Asia

China

Sasha Chopenko
Major: Political Science, Chinese
Program: UF in Chengdu, Summer A
Type of Program: UF Sponsored
Location: Chengdu, China  

 

Ruben Jean
Major: Civil Engineering
Program: Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Fall
Type of Program: UF Exchange
Location: Hong Kong, China   

 

Brandi Applebaum
Major: Advertising
Program: UF in Beijing – Chinese Commerce and Culture, Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Beijing, China

Juliette Holthaus
Major: International Studies
Program: UF in Beijing – Chinese Language, Summer C
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Beijing, China

Carmen Leung
Major: Accounting
Program: UF in Chengdu – Chinese Language, Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Chengdu, China

Shanakay Linton
Major: Economics
Program: UF in Chengdu – Chinese Language, Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Chengdu, China

Summer Mann
Major: Finance
Program: Shanghai Jiatong University, Summer B; UF in Beijing- Chinese Language, Summer C
Type of Program: Exchange, UF-Sponsored
Location: Shanghai, China; Beijing, China

Cristian Paz
Major: Management
Program: UF in Beijing – Chinese Commerce and Culture, Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Beijing, China

 

Europe

Austria

Kortney Sweeney
Major: Journalism
Program: University of New Orleans - Innsbruck
Type of Program: Non-UF
Location: Innsbruck, Austria

Croatia

Alyssa Baron 
Major: Business Administration
Program: Dubrovnik International University, Academic Year
Type of Program: Non-UF (Direct Enroll)
Location: Dubrovnik, Croatia

Czech Republic

Emily Iler
Major: Linguistics
Program: UF in Prague – European Studies, Summer B
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Prague, Czech Republic

England

Shanakay Linton
Major: Economics
Program: University of Nottingham
Type of Program: UF Exchange
Location: Nottingham, England

France

Christie Fleeman
Major: Business Management
Program: ISA (Arts & French Language), Summer A
Type of Program: Non-UF
Location: Paris, France

 

Vanessa Colchado
Major: Accounting
Program: USF Montpellier (French Language & Culture) Summer A
Type of Program: Non-UF
Location: Montpellier, France

Germany

Marisol Bayona
Major: German, Behavioral & Cognitive Neuroscience
Program: UF in Mannheim – B1 Intensive German, Summer B
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Mannheim, Germany

 

Katelyn Haus
Major: Family, Youth, and Community Sciences
Program: UF in Frankfurt (Oder), Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Frankfurt (Oder), Germany  

 

Tam Mai
Major: German
Program: Universitat Mannheim, Spring
Type of Program: UF Exchange
Location: Mannheim, Germany

Sarah Van Valkenburgh
Major: Industrial & Systems Engineering
Program: UF in Osnabruck - Understanding Engineering in Europe, Summer A
Type of Program: UF Sponsored
Location: Osnabruck, Germany

Serena Tarneja
Major: Industrial & Systems Engineering
Program: UF in Osnabruck - Understanding Engineering in Europe, Summer A
Type of Program: UF Sponsored
Location: Osnabruck, Germany

Bernice Dewlow
Major: Political Science
Program: UF in Munich – History (Thanksgiving)
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Munich, Germany

Italy

Jaclyn Biedronski
Major: International Studies, Psychology
Program: USF - Florence , Summer B
Type of Program: Non-UF
Location: Florence, Italy

 

Claudia Slutzky 
Major: Animal Sciences
Program: ASA Dublin, Summer A
Type of Program: Non-UF
Location: Dublin, Ireland

 

Bernice Dewlow
Major: Political Science
Program: UF in Florence – Language, Art, & Culture, Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Florence, Italy

Netherlands

Abigail Doolan
Major: Marketing
Program: UF in Utrecht, Summer B
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Utrecht, the Netherlands

 

Russia

Emily Iler
Major: Linguistics
Program: UF in Moscow – Language and Culture, Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Moscow, Russia

Spain

Megan Cain 
Major: Business Administration
Program: UF in Barcelona – Language, Business, & Culture, Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Barcelona, Spain

 

Marissa Elordi
Major: Elementary Education
Program: UF in Santander, Summer A
Type of Program: UF Sponsored
Location: Santander, Spain

 

Nikki Runion
Major: Family, Youth, & Community Sciences
Program: ISA Barcelona (International Studies, Business, & Culture), Summer A
Type of Program: Non-UF
Location: Barcelona, Spain

Austin OConnor
Major: Finance
Program: UF in Santander, Summer A
Type of Program: UF Sponsored
Location: Santander, Spain

Emily Iler
Major: Linguistics
Program: UF in Valencia – Spanish Language & Culture, Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Valencia, Spain

Elise Schaefer
Major: Political Science, Spanish, Russian
Program: ISA Malaga (Spanish Language, Culture, & Literature), Summer C
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Malaga, Spain

Multi-country

Wesley Huffman 
Major: Telecommunication
Program: UF in Paris & London – Journalism, Summer B
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Paris, France; London, England

Latin America

Dominican Republic

Mikaela Bennett
Major: Business Administration  
Program: UF in the Dominican Republic – International Service Learning, Summer A
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Santiago, Dominican Republic

 

Middle East

Jordan

Ryan Harris
Major: Economics  
Program: ISA Amman (Arabic Language & Middle Eastern Studies), Summer C
Type of Program: Non-UF
Location: Amman, Jordan  

 

Oceania

New Zealand

Alicia Kianes 
Major: Microbiology & Cell Science
Program: UF in New Zealand – Biodiversity & Conservation, Summer B
Type of Program: UF-Sponsored
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand