Madison Kowalski

Peer Advisor


Madison is a junior at UMD studying graphic design. When she was sixteen she visited her sister who was studying abroad in Italy and was hooked. She knew she had to do the same. Madison is going on the Experiencing Italy program in May of 2022. After graduation, she hopes to travel around the world and experience as many new cultures as she can.

Most memorable view abroad.
At the top of the Vatican. You have to climb hundreds of stairs but the view is so worth it! You can see the entire city.

What makes you happy?
My friends, my dog, and making art.

What gets you out of bed in the morning?
The excitement of a new day.

Best advice to a future study abroad student?
Don’t think too much about all the scary unknowns. If you want to study abroad, then do it!

What's next on your bucket list?
Traveling around Europe!

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Madison Kowalski - Peer Advisor