Gabriela Serrano

Major / Minor

Kinesiology exercise and health promotion

Career Goals

I want to become a Physical therapist.

What made you choose this study abroad course? 

I chose this study abroad program because it is interactive and I will further my knowledge on topics related to my major. I am especially looking forward to the hikes that are planned for the group. Exercise is very important to me and I am happy to see that this program incorporates it.

What are your goals for your study abroad experience? 

After experiencing a new culture, my goal is to come back to the states with a new perspective on life.

At the end of the program, what memory do you want to take with you? 

I want to take back the memory of the amazing food we will have the opportunity to taste. I also want to take back the memory of living in Barcelona and following native’s customs.

What are your hobbies and interests? 

Some of my hobbies include exercise, playing violin and dancing.

What is a fun fact not many people know about you? 

Not many people know that I’ve played violin since 3rd grade and that I was in the UIC orchestra for 2 years.