JCU alums have had great success with nationally competitive fellowships, scholarships and internships. Here are a few recent success stories from JCU graduates and current students:
John Carroll University graduate Diana Naoum ’14 has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright teaching assistantship in Turkey for the 2014–2015 academic year.
Naoum is from Solon, Ohio and graduated with a degree in Political Science. She is now teaching English to students in a new university being established by the Turkish Higher Education Council.
For more, see the press release here: http://sites.jcu.edu/newsroom/2014/04/29/jcu-student-awarded-fulbright-teach-turkey/
Other students who have received Fulbrights to teach abroad in past years include:
- Jack Morton, Ukraine (2013)
- Roberto Santosdiaz, South Korea (2012)
- Kelly Crawford, South Korea (2011)
- Matthew Joyce, China (2011)
- Josh Marcin, El Salvador (2010)
- Dina Baky, France (2010)
- Anthony Elkadi ’16 will study at the Universidad del Pacifico, Peru.
- Hannah Patterson ’16 will study at the Beijing Center for Chinese Studies, China.
Other JCU students who have received Gilman awards to study abroad in past years include:
- Mariah White, ’15, National University of Ireland, Maynooth
- Jennifer Tran, China
- Andre Louie, England
- Donovan Durr, South Korea
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Fellowships:
Jacqueline Wyman ’12 (2012-13)
Émigré Memorial German Internship Program:
Michael Paskert ’14 (2012-2013)