Nikki Bruckmann - IFSA
Nikki Bruckmann
Director of Student Engagement
(317) 940-4257,
Start Date
August 2012
Interest
Anthropologist • Adventurer • Outdoors • Insects Are Cool • Plant enthusiast • Activist
“I love working with a team of people who are passionate and excited about international education. Working alongside them makes our work impactful and so much more meaningful!”
Education
Nikki graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in cultural and social anthropology with a focus on gender, ecology, and society.
Travel Experience
Nikki studied abroad in Mexico, and upon graduating moved to Mexico for a year to work alongside two anthropologist preserving indigenous cultures in Oaxaca through the creation of community museums. This experienced drove Nikki to receiving her Masters in Cultural and Social Anthropology and understanding the importance of participatory action research and community engagement.
Did You Know?
Nikki runs a small decorative plant business out of her home and enjoys doing handstands.
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.