Spring 2020 GPC Capstone Project Showcase

Congratulations to all the students who completed the GPC capstone project experience this semester. Below is a collection of the Spring 2020 GPC completers’ projects.

The GPC Capstone project offers students the opportunity to not only reflect on all their global experiences but also challenges students to make connections amongst these experiences and their academic and everyday life.

 

Bailey Ambrister

Project: Reflection Paper
Major: Psychology and Spanish
What is one experience you would recommend to other GPC students: “CCAP program!”

Elena Betancourt

Project: GPC Capstone Project Website
Major: International Studies – Global Relations & Spanish Language and Literature
What is one experience you would recommend to other GPC students: “Study Abroad!”

Torie Boyte

Project: My Global Perspectives Camino Paper
Major: Philosophy
Minor: English and Business Administration
What advice would you give to other GPC students: “I would say keep a written record of your experience. Write down how things made you feel or what you learned from it, that way you can always read over exactly what you were thinking in those moments. It is a great way to reflect on everything.”

Alexandra Dabar

Project: My Global Perspectives Presentation
Major: Marketing
Minor: International Studies and French
What is one experience you would recommend to other GPC students: “Study abroad for sure! ”

Dylan Johnson

Project: GPC Capstone Presentation
Major: Finance & Global Relations
Minor: Spanish
What advice would you give to other GPC students: “Plan ahead!”

Chandra Manivannan

Project: GPC and HON Capstone Prospectus Paper
Major: Computer Science and Applied Mathematics

Sarah McConnell

Project: Discover Global Perspectives website
Major: Industrial Systems Engineering
Minor: Spanish
What advice would you give to other GPC students: “Study Abroad – and when you go, accept different cultures for what they are. Everyone is different and has a unique perspective on life and the differences are what makes your experiences so amazing! ”

Madeline Merz

Project: Finding Purpose Reflection Paper
Major: Anthropology and International Studies
Minor: Biological Sciences
What advice would you give to other GPC students: “Take time to study abroad and learn all you can from the people you meet!”

Victoria Newberry

Project: GPC Photo Journal Video
Major: Animal Science
Minor: Spanish
What advice would you give to other GPC students: “Study abroad as many times as possible!”

Cam Phipps

Project: My Global Perspective Video
Major: International Studies: Global Sustainability and Development
Minor: French
What advice would you give to other GPC students: “Make your global experiences about you. Know where you want to go and learn as much as you possibly can about yourself, you would be surprised what you figure out. I also highly recommend the alternative service breaks for anyone who is interested in service and international community.”

Mayuri Senthilnathan

Project: Playing Guitar Original Artwork and Presentation
Major: Textile Technology
What is one experience you would recommend to other GPC students: “Intensive immersive language study abroad!”