Student Bios

Margaret Collins
2016
Majors: Estudios Hispánicos (Spanish)
Minors: Education (certificate)

I first heard about St. Lawrence University from one of my favorite high school teachers, who is an enthusiastic alumnus. After coming to visit, I was in love with the campus and very impressed...

Emilie
2015
Majors: English and Spanish

This August, for my final year at St. Lawrence, I made the 20-hour drive from Minnesota to campus with my sister (a new Laurentian). Before leaving home I never considered Minnesota exotic, but I...

Jamie Caroccio
2014
Majors: English and Spanish

My experience studying abroad in Spain:

The primary reason I chose to study abroad in Spain for the academic year of 2012-2013 was to gain fluency in Castellano. ...

Nikki Mayville
2013
Majors: Estudios Hispánicos & Psychology

My experience studying abroad in Spain:

My reason for choosing the academic year program in Madrid was to not only live and study in the new culture, but also to experience...

Kyla Sener
'12

My experience studying abroad in Spain:

For my internship during the second semester I worked with the Asociación Horuelo, a non-governmental organization in Madrid. Horuelo works...

C. Parker Benedict
2014
Majors: Spanish
Minors: I am currently a declared Geology minor, but will declare Global Studies as a second minor when I return to campus

Growing up in Baltimore Maryland, I originally had an interest in Spanish just because my older brother was studying the language.  Now, I find myself studying in a St. Lawrence program...