Tag: International student

Brenau Voices: Massimo Bellew

Apr 12, 2022

From Italy to Brenau Massimo Bellew has started his journey to the entertainment industry  While stuck at his home in Florence, Italy, recovering from COVID-19, Massimo Bellew decided he needed to make a radical change in his life — move across the world and attend Brenau. “Florence has a long history, and I think growing […]

Valentina Pabon - Brenau Voices

Brenau Voices: Valentina Pabon

Mar 28, 2022

‘Here, I’m someone.’ Cheered on by her teammates, coach and brother, who traveled from Florida to see her, Valentina Pabon stepped onto the tennis court, racket in hand. Even though she felt the pressure of playing the last match of the day, Pabon was in her element, neck-in-neck with her opponent. The match moved into […]

Paola Benitez-Hernandez

Brenau Voices: Paola Benitez-Hernandez

Dec 02, 2021

Meet Paola, senior from Puerto Rico who is carving a path for other international students  Before starting her first year at Brenau University, Paola Benitez-Hernandez faced one of the most devastating events of her life — Hurricane Maria.  The violent storm swept through the northeastern Caribbean in September 2017, including Benitez-Hernandez’s home island of Puerto […]