Jamie Smith, of Raleigh, NC, graduated in May 2017 with degrees in Anthropology, Organizational Communication, and International Studies with a concentration of Europe, as well as a minor in Spanish. She is currently pursuing a master’s in Accounting at UNC Chapel Hill’s Kenan-Flagler Business School. As a Levine Scholars, Jamie traveled to Israel and Cyprus to attend archaeological field schools, and spent semesters studying abroad at Kingston University in London and Universidad de Cantabria in Spain. “Going abroad and gaining experience in communities that were vastly different than mine gave me a refreshed perspective on life. I first and foremost seek to understand people as they are in their context, which has made me a better global citizen.” She also interned at the World Affairs Council of Charlotte, UNC Charlotte’s Office of Education Abroad, and Novant Health’s Internal Communications Department. During her time at UNC Charlotte, Jamie was involved in Sigma Kappa Sorority, Charlotte Dance Marathon, and Lambda Pi Eta Communication Studies Honor Society.