Student Stories

David DeMicheli

David DeMicheli is one of many Allegheny students who chose to expand his college experience beyond the classroom – way beyond. “I spent the fall semester in Paris, France and the spring semester in Quito, Ecuador,” explains David, an International Studies and French dual major. “I was able to complete internships during both semesters. Not only did I get great foreign language practice, but I was able to experience professional life in both countries.”

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Rachel Schaffnit

Rachel Schaffnit doesn’t waste any time. The summer after her freshman year, Rachel interned at the Center for International Policy in Washington, D.C., where she worked on the Freedom to Travel to Cuba project. She then spent a semester studying in Spain, and for three weeks last summer she backpacked through Mexico.

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