Sandra Rodriquez Pareja
Resident Director, Barcelona, Spain
Start Date
May 2019
Interest
Traveler • Food Enthusiast • Music Lover • Photography Passionate • Southern Soul
“I fell in love with this field at the age of 16 during my first study abroad experience. I feel really fortunate to be able to wake up every day and work in what I am passionate about.”
Education
Sandra graduated from the University of Sevilla with a bachelor’s degree in English philology after completing a year at the University of Aberdeen. She earned her master’s degree at the University of Sevilla and University of Michigan, in which she specialized in Hispanic studies and education. She completed her teaching certificates at the University of Granada, and has extensive college-level courses in intercultural communication and teaching methodologies. She also completed an International Foreign Trade Certification.
Travel Experience
When I started studying languages I never imagined that by this point in my life I would have lived in five different countries and traveled to more than 25 countries. Travel keeps me alive and teaches me new things all the time.
Did You Know?
I would loveeeeee to be a drummer for a day. I also would have loved to be a flamenco dancer and wear my few flamenco dresses every day.
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.