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Education Abroad - Peer Advisors

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Peer Advisors are a group of returning study abroad students with separate and distinct geographical areas of expertise. As representatives of the Education Abroad office, they provide initial advising on education or interning abroad including but not limited to general information on programs, scholarships, and the application process. Peer Advisors strive to promote study abroad to students, faculty and groups from all areas of the academic spectrum. They are the initial contact to create a bridge to students to make study abroad accessible to a greater range of students. They want to make our presence known to the student body through active outreach in classrooms, meetings, and one-on-one advising sessions.

Education Abroad Peer Advisors for the 2018-19 academic year are:

Alexandra Gritta, studied abroad in Rabat, Morocco and Shanghai, China with CIEE.  Alexandra's advising times are:  Wed 10am - 11am & Fri 9am - 10am.  

Fantini Hernandez, studied abroad in Nishinomiya, Japan.  Fantini leads the Ed Abroad 101 sessions on Tuesdays at noon in Karl Miller Center 610C.  Her advising times are:   Tues 10:30am - 11:30am & Thurs 11am - 12pm.

Alexandra Josfan, studied abroad in Pau, France and Valencia, Spain with USAC.  Alexandra leads the Ed Abroad 101 sessions on Wednesdays at 1 pm in Karl Miller Center 610C.  Her advising times are:   Mon 1pm - 2pm, Wed 3pm - 4:30pm, & Fri 2pm - 3pm.

Lomayani Meekisho, studied abroad in Chengdu, China and Shanghai, China with USAC.  Yani leads the Ed Abroad 101 sessions on Thursdays at 3 pm in Cramer Hall 169 (the HUB).  His advising times are:  Thurs 4pm - 5pm & Fri 12pm - 1pm.