We're excited to share that Gretchen Cook-Anderson, Director of Diversity Recruiting and Advising at IES Abroad, is featured in the Spring/Summer 2013 issue of Bridge Magazine, the publication of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE). The article "Are You International?" reports:
Gretchen Cook-Anderson, who traveled to Nagoya, Japan, when she was in college, says the experience helped her grow intellectually, learn new cultures, become self-reliant and sharpen her creative thinking and problem-solving skills.
“For African-American students, the key value is in gaining the same advantages that they so often don’t have when compared with students who have traditionally studied abroad,” says Cook-Anderson.
Read the rest of the article here!