Posts tagged with “Student Profiles” (All posts)

A Tale of Language and Learning: One Minnesotan’s Journey into Japanese Authorship

13 April 2022

Marnie Ammentorp-Jorenby, a Carleton alum and Lecturer in Japanese at the University of Minnesota, was recently featured on MPR about the recent publication of her Japanese novel, Bye-bye Bag Lady. Read all about her experience studying Japanese at Carleton and abroad, and how these formative years influenced her journey of growth, healing, and discovery.

Marnie Jorenby Feature

EuroScholars at Leiden University with Emma Freedman ’23

1 February 2022

Emma Freedman ’23 talks about her experience studying abroad with EuroScholars at Leiden University, Netherlands. Learn about her role conducting research with Leiden University’s Dr. Margaretha Wewerinke-Singh, and watch her final presentation, titled “Climate Justice through the Courts.”

Climate Justice through the Courts

IES Abroad Berlin: Metropolitan Studies with Jeremy Fong ’23

6 January 2022

Jeremy Fong ’23 talks about his experience studying abroad in Berlin with the Institute for the International Education of Students (IES). Read all about Jeremy’s advice to prospective study abroad participants, and enjoy some photos of the adventures and friends he made while abroad!

Jeremy Fong '23 OCS Featured Participant

Cross-Cultural Psychology in Prague with Joey Silknitter ’22

1 November 2021

Tag along with Joey Silknitter ’22, an American Studies major, as he shares what a typical day in the Cross-Cultural Studies in Prague program looks like, from dawn ’til dusk!

Joey Silknitter '22 OCS Featured Participant

Spanish Studies in Madrid with Joe Radinsky ’23

19 October 2021

Joe Radinsky ’23 talks about their experience studying abroad in Spain with the Carleton Spanish Studies in Madrid program. From friends and street markets to soccer games and stunning architecture, come experience Madrid alongside Joe through their Madrid photo gallery!

Students on a Spanish rooftop

Hello from Rwanda!

2 November 2020

Anna Gwin ’22 writes: “It’s hard to pinpoint my favorite part of the program, but it’s probably the overall sense of fulfillment because I’m studying issues I am really passionate about.”

Soft lighting over roofs of houses looking down a hill, with a red dirt road in front.

Greetings from Greece

26 October 2020

Dima Rentel ’22 talks about his experiences with “incredible professors, friends, and travels” — and why he may stay in Greece for a second term!

Dima Rentel '22 Atop the peaks of Meteora, a series of monasteries suspended on top of rock cliffs

Report from Copenhagen

9 October 2020

Elise Lehman ’23 describes her DIScovery trip to the oldest town in Denmark, which included a seal safari and blokarting.

Students Hiking in Jutland

Greetings from Jerusalem

30 September 2020

Dasha Palenova ’22 describes life during lockdown in Jerusalem, a city of “beautiful sunsets and colourful markets and interesting people.”

Dasha Palenova holding a pomegranate (rimon in Hebrew).

Our Iceland Trip

30 September 2020

Carleton students Tali Emlen ’22, Raven Dawson ’22, and Celine Smith ’22 describe their first weeks of study abroad in Iceland.

Icelandic Waterfall, Goðafoss, Northern Iceland