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Sep 2

Finding Your Own Path at Carolina

“How did you discover the Interdisciplinary Studies major and how has that helped your path here at Carolina?”

“I started off as a Biology major, which many people who are pre-med basically do. I also really liked English classes too, though – taking half science classes and half humanities classes  gives you a broad range of perspectives in general. Something I wanted from my education was just that, the feeling of getting both sides. So, I was thinking of doing a double major (alongside Biology) and doing English. When I was taking my English…

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Jun 26

Meet Kylee Parsons

This summer, rising UNC senior Kylee Parsons is working as an intern at the Right to Dream Academy, a soccer academy for boys in Ghana. She answered our questions to explain how she found and secured her internship, how Carolina helped her do it, and how UNC has influenced her intended career path.


Major:

Sport Administration and Public Relations

Hometown: 

Wake Forest, NC

How she’s spending her summer:

Internship at the Right to Dream Academy in Ghana, a soccer academy.

How did UNC influence your summer decisions?

I received a scholarship for travel through…

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