|Michelle Tolan Chosen as Panelist for NAFSA Online Discussion|
Field Director for Diversity Access and Research Michelle Tolan has been selected as a panelist for NAFSA's Live Collegial Conversation - Support and Success for First-Generation Students in Education Abroad. This online discussion for study abroad advisors will focus on underrepresented students and outline existing programs and support strategies for first-generation college students.
Michelle has worked extensively to expand study abroad access to non-traditional and underrepresented college students. She spearheaded IFSA-Butler's First Generation Scholars Program, which provides scholarships and additional support for first generation college students, as well as IFSA-Butler's Fill the GAP program, which allows students to begin saving for study abroad as early as their freshman year in college.
Click here to read more about the discussion and Michelle's fellow panelists.