Emily Beck
Director, Custom and Collaborative Programs
(317) 940-4249, ebeck@ifsa-butler.org
Start Date
April 2005
Interest
Mom • Spanish-Speaker, • Mexican Food Enthusiast • Amateur Photographer
“I appreciate the incredible impact that study abroad can have on a student’s life, and I have enjoyed helping facilitate study abroad experiences for students throughout my career at IFSA, from my first position as a program advisor to my time as an interim resident director in Chile to my current role helping support customized programs.”
Education
Emily graduated magna cum laude from Hanover College with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish and a minor in political science, and earned a Leadership Development Certificate from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
Travel Experience
Emily’s first trip abroad was to Spain and France as a high school senior, during which time she was bit by the international travel bug. Studying abroad a few years later at the Universidad del Valle de Atemajac in Guadalajara, Mexico solidified her goal to seek a career in education abroad. Emily’s most memorable travel experiences as an IFSA employee have been to Havana, Cuba, and Machu Picchu in Peru.
Did You Know?
Emily was valedictorian of her Indianapolis-area high school graduating class.
Reach Out To Us
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY
STUDENTS CURRENTLY STUDYING ABROAD:
Contact your IFSA resident staff or local authorities.
FAMILY MEMBERS OR ADVISORS OF STUDENTS ABROAD:
Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm EST:
Contact the IFSA Office at 800.858.0229 or 317.940.9336 Ask for a Health and Safety team member.
After hours, weekends, and holidays:
Contact the Butler University Police Department at 317.940.9999 The officer on duty will contact the appropriate IFSA personnel.