Studying Abroad is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that provides students with a variety of unique experiences. BeyoND Study Abroad is the official Notre Dame International Study Abroad podcast that captures these experiences via student stories from abroad. We are committed to showcasing the various stages of studying abroad including the excitement and the challenges. In doing so, we aim to highlight the diversity of experiences found among our students, returnees, and alumni throughout the study abroad process.
PEYTON DAVIE is a member of the class of 2027, majoring in Biology with a minor in Compassionate Care in Medicine. Peyton has been to over 13 countries and deeply loves traveling and learning about different cultures. She is a foodie who enjoys comparing and learning cooking styles and traditions from place to place. After traveling abroad twice prior to attending Notre Dame, she is beyond excited to experience Notre Dame's Study Abroad program during her time here. She is honored to be part of the Podcast and provide insight into traveling experiences through the program.
JULIA WARDEN is a member of the Class of 2024, majoring in Business Analytics and Film. She studied abroad at the University of Sydney in Australia and has traveled to five continents in the last year! Currently, she is an undergraduate researcher with a particular focus on business, geopolitics, and media in East Asia. A highlight of her semester abroad was traveling to Bangkok and Singapore to spend Thanksgiving with the Notre Dame Club of Asia! As a host, she hopes to discuss the value of the Notre Dame alumni network around the world. While traveling, Julia loves speaking to new people to better understand diverse belief systems and ways of life. Julia is honored to be part of the podcast and looks forward to meeting new people along the way!