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Team Type: Student Engagement

  • Jordan Hudson

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    Jordan Hudson

    Start Date January 2024 Interests Traveling • Journaling • Anime/Manga • Desserts • Self-care “Once I traveled abroad, I saw a completely different side of the world that I was used to, and boy was it beautiful. I am a believer in travel holding just as much educational value as your typical classroom setting. I…

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  • Melissah Mankarious

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    Melissah Mankarious

    Start Date October 2023 Interests ’80s New Wave Enthusiast • Watercolorist and Craft Artist • Mystery and Thriller Book Fan • Cat Lover “Everyone should have the opportunity to experience a culture outside their own. The memories, new perspectives, and new friendships traveling abroad may bring you will be life changing!” Education Melissah earned her…

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  • Danielle Jones

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    Danielle Jones

    Start Date September 2023 Interests Cozy Gamer • Puzzles • Bookworm • Graphic T-Shirt Collector • Dancer “I’m a firm believer in the quote from Augustine of Hippo, ‘The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.’” Education Danielle earned an undergraduate degree at the University of Toledo, majoring…

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  • Aurora Wolfe

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    Aurora Wolfe

    Start Date July 2023 Interests Reading • Cooking • Yoga • Nature • Dialogue “Learning about the world’s many diverse cultures through travel, interaction, and human connection is an extremely rewarding experience that I am passionate about pursuing throughout my life. Through IFSA, I am able to fulfill that dream while also being allowed to…

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  • Ashanti Adams

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    Ashanti Adams

    Start Date July 2023 Interests Crocheter • Friend • Aspiring Traveler • Dessert-Obsessed “International education changed my life and I believe that it is more important than ever to learn from a global perspective. I’m happy to be a part of a team that can facilitate diverse learning and unforgettable experiences for students!” Education Ashanti…

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  • Jasmine Di Diego

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    Jasmine Di Diego

    Start Date August 2023 Interests Hapa • Queer • Avid Bookworm • Community Creative “I traveled in Europe while the vote on Brexit was passed and personally saw the toll and reactions from this historical event. I am so excited for students to experience history in the making as they travel, just as I did.”…

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  • Margaret McCullers

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    Margaret McCullers

    Start Date October 2015 Interests Advocate • Ally “It’s really rewarding supporting college students as they pursue international opportunities that often positively and permanently impact their lives. I’m especially passionate about ensuring studying abroad is possible for anyone who wants to thrive abroad.” Education Margaret has a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business with…

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  • Karolyn Gore

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    Karolyn Gore

    Start Date January 2019 Interests Toddler Mom • Foodie • Avid Reader • Board Game Player “I was 10 years old when I met someone from another country for the first time —and that sparked an obsession with learning about other cultures, languages, and countries that hasn’t gone away. While the internet is amazing at…

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  • Brittany Brooks

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    Brittany Brooks

    Start Date November 2022 Interests Educator • Language Learner • Music Lover • Ocean Obsessed • Cat Mom “Students who step outside of their comfort zone to immerse themselves in new cultures gain benefits that last a lifetime. My experiences in international education have made me a better global citizen, and I am thrilled to…

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  • Eleni Katsarelas

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    Eleni Katsarelas

    Start Date December 2021 Interests Crafting • Watching Documentaries • Horror Movies • Trivia Games • Playing Cards “When students become globally engaged, there is a greater understanding of others’ differences and an appreciation for diversity. I wholeheartedly believe that international education is the antidote for ignorance. My experiences abroad have allowed me to learn…

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