Before college, Jessica Damicis had never left the country. Today the 23-year-old has traveled to six countries on three continents, lived and studied in Spain, interned in Kenya, and built a wastewater treatment system in Guatemala. Although foreign cultures always appealed to her, she never had the chance to explore them before enrolling in URI's International Engineering Program. In 2012, Jessica spent a semester in Spain at the University of Cantabria, followed by a six-month internship at Lur Geroa, an environmental engineering company. As an intern, she...
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