Anthony Lagrin

IES Abroad Alumni
Missouri Valley College

Hailing from the French West Indies, in a island called Guadeloupe, Anthony Lagrin arrived in the US three years ago to study Finance and Economics, and play soccer. He is currently a senior pursuing his bachelor's of science in Finance and Economics at Missouri Valley College. He is also very involved on campus, including being the president of the International Club, a member of the Accounting Club and the SGA, and working at the International Admission Office to help with student's applications and visa documents. He was a part of the Varsity soccer team and now is more focused on his academic experience.

Read below to find out a bit more about Anthony:

Where have you studied or lived abroad?

I am currently studying abroad in Missouri state, in a small town called Marshall.

What is your favorite place you've traveled and why?

My favorite place I have traveled is New York, because this was my dream since I was a child. The diversity in NYC is outstanding, and people are so friendly.

What is the one item you can't travel without?

My phone

What do you like to do in your spare time?

I like going to the gym.

Best piece of advice you've ever received?

Always follow your heart.

Tell us one thing people probably don't know about you.

I am the first one to go to higher education in my family.