Congratulations to our 2018 IES Abroad Ambassadors of the Year: Lydia Carr (IES Abroad London, Fall 2016 | Howard University) and Matthew Helfond (IES Abroad Buenos Aires, Fall 2015 | Santa Clara University).
We’re excited to celebrate International Women’s Day and the women who #PressForProgress to make gender parity a reality. Here are just a few of the IES Abroad students, faculty, and staff who have recently dedicated their time and energy to elevate women around the world.
Meet Elizabeth Weight (IES Abroad Nantes, Fall 1987 & IES Abroad Paris, Spring 1988 | Connecticut College), Regional Drought Information Coordinator at NOAA: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
We reviewed powerful and inspiring submissions from students across more than 30 different U.S. colleges and universities who studied abroad or interned with us this past year, but only one was named the 2017 Global Citizen of the Year. Meet Yesenia Ayala...