Whitney Westley Fisher has been working at the University of Minnesota for four years in advising and enrollment. She has a BA in Geography from Gustavus Adolphus College and recently completed her MA in Higher Education from the University of Minnesota. Whitney enjoys working with first-generation college students and returned study abroad participants.
Read below to find out a bit more about Whitney:
Where have you studied or lived abroad?
I studied abroad on the IES Abroad London program in 2010.
What is your favorite place you've traveled and why?
Granada, Spain, because I was able to share the experience with my older sister.
Best piece of advice you've ever received?
My dad always says, "Do one thing dangerous everyday." It is his way of saying you should challenge yourself and get out of your comfort zone on a daily basis, even if it's something small.