Category: Meet the Students


Meet the Students: Taylor Healey

Hello everyone! My name is Taylor Healey and I will be using this blog to document my experiences as I travel halfway around the globe with 11 of my classmates to South Africa. I am currently a senior at Quinnipiac…

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Meet the Students: Skyler Stein

My Name is Skyler Stein. I am a Senior Occupational Therapy Major from Manalapan, New Jersey. Over the summer, I work at a day camp as a lifeguard and swim instructor for kids 3- 12 years old. At Quinnipiac, I…

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Meet the Students: Amy Gardner

This is my first official blog post for the South Africa forum which excites me to no end because this marks the beginning of my very long journey to Cape Town. I am currently a senior at Quinnipiac University with…

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Meet the Students: Andrew Larkins

I’M ANDREW! I can’t begin to describe how grateful I am for this opportunity, especially because of the absolutely awesome group that we have. I’m a senior Entrepreneurship major currently working on creating a property management company that I will…

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Meet the Students: Kat Young

I am a junior at QU majoring in physical therapy. I am also a member of the QU Women’s Soccer Team. Each year our soccer team commits to doing community service in an effort to make a tangible difference in…

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Meet the Students: Anthony DePasquale

“The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.” The great Mahatma Gandhi once spoke these words and they have surely stood the test of time. Hello everybody, my name is Anthony DePasquale, and…

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Meet the Students: Jillian Haney

Hi hi !! My name is Jillian Haney, I’m a senior Health and Science studies major and psychology minor. I’m from North Attleboro, Massachusetts and hope to one day pursue a career in physical therapy. I’ve always taken an interest…

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Meet the Students: Jessica Patel

Hello! My name is Jessica Patel and I’m from Massachusetts. I am a senior, biology major with a chemistry and psychology minor. When I first heard about this trip, I knew I had to apply. I have been involved with…

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Meet the Students: Angelique Fiske

Hi there! My name is Angelique, and thank you for joining my group and me as we start on the journey of a lifetime. No joke — it is the journey of a lifetime. In just a few short months, we will…

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Meet the Students: Erik Panzer

Hello, My name is Erik Panzer. I am a sophomore from Nelson, New Zealand, studying a major in Psychology and a minor in Sports Studies. I chose to take part in this QU South Africa trip because I love to make…

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