Marisa Mofford has worked in International Programs at Occidental College for 24 years. Her portfolio includes international student services, study abroad advising, exchange program management and working with faculty on US based programs.
Read below to find out a bit more about Marisa:
Where have you studied or lived abroad?
I did not study abroad in college, but grew up in Spain, Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Chile. The roughest transition was the US!
What is your favorite place you've traveled and why?
Medellin, Colombia and Queensland, New Zealand. The beauty of Queensland is absolutely stunning and the warmth of people in Medellin created such a sense of belonging.
What do you like to do in your spare time?
Read, read, read!