ISEP Digital Ambassadors Announced for Spring 2023

January 11, 2023

ISEP Study Abroad is excited to announce our Digital Ambassadors for the Spring 2023 semester!

Tune into our Instagram and TikTok accounts to follow along with their adventures and to find out what makes their semester unforgettable. Travel with them digitally as they share their journeys abroad and live vicariously through them as they explore the world outside of their home countries.

Anna Nguyen

Hi! My name is Anna Nguyen and I am currently a junior at Virginia Tech studying Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise (HNFE) with minors in Event Management & Theatre Arts! I’ll be studying abroad in the United Kingdom at the University of Essex for Spring 2023! I love traveling, learning new things, and making new friends, so I’m excited to share my journey with you!

Instagram: annakhnguyen

Brigid Radtke

Hey! I’m Brigid, a junior at Virginia Tech. This spring, I will be living in Barcelona, Spain and taking neuroscience and Spanish courses at Universitat Pompeu Fabra. After walking the Camino de Santiago and taking classes for a study abroad in Spain this past summer, I had to come back for a full semester! I’m super excited to share my experiences with you all as I learn, explore, and meet new people!

Instagram: brigidradtke

TikTok: brigidradtke

Dasiyah Franklin-Carter

Hello I am Dasiyah Franklin-Carter! I was a digital ambassador for fall 22 and I am beyond thrilled to be a digital ambassador for spring 23 as well! I am a 3rd year student at Hamline University in Minneapolis Minnesota. I am studying aboard at UDEM in Monterrey, Nuevo León Mexico. I study Spanish & Anthropology with a minor in linguistics. I have so many amazing plans for next semester and I cannot wait to bring you all along with me while I travel all throughout Mexico and the neighboring countries! You won’t want miss it!

Instagram: siyah_carter

TikTok: siyah_carter

Keona Hosteen

Yá'át'ééh (Hello), my name is Keona Hosteen. I am a member of the Navajo Nation tribe. I am a junior at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona, majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD). Through ISEP, I will be studying at Ewha Womans University in Seoul, South Korea. I look forward to sharing my experience while abroad. Ahéhee’ (thank you).

Instagram: keonas_

Leyha Williams

My name is Leyha Williams and I am a junior majoring in Public Relations, and minoring in Environmental Studies and Sociology at Howard University. I will be studying sociology and environmental studies at the University of Ghana. I am excited to use my platform to tell authentic stories of the citizens of Ghana.

Instagram: the.vibe.enthusiast

Lily Hoy

Hey I’m Lily, currently I study forensic psychology at the University of Chester in the U.K. During my year abroad exchange at the Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, I will study psychology and culture studies.

Instagram: xlilyhoy

TikTok: lilbethboi

Olivia Effa

Hello, my name is Olivia Effa, but I go by Kaami. My home institution in the US is McDaniel College, and my host institution abroad is Ewha Womans University in Seoul, South Korea. I am a political science major, with a specialization in international studies, and a philosophy minor. I love trying out new things and traveling in general, so I am incredibly excited to explore South Korea and share my experiences with others!

Instagram: kaami.effa

Oriana Aharonian

I am a student at Universidad Católica del Uruguay, currently starting my last year of a Speech Pathologist and Audiologist degree. I am looking forward to studying abroad next semester at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, US. Looking forward to share this wonderful experience with other people.

Instagram: oriah___

Salme Vesingi

Hey! My name is Salme, and I’m from Estonia. I’m an International Relations and Political Science student at the University of Tartu. In Spring 2023, I will be studying at Ewha Womans University. I am so excited to share my experiences in South Korea and take you along on this adventure!

Instagram: salmev