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Staff activities, events and publications

Presentations and Workshops

2015

Reaching your Goals through Generation Study Abroad (PDF)*
Michigan Association of International Educators Conference, 2015
Cheryl Benner and Nick Schrader

Presentations from 2014...

Cross-Border Delivery Options in the 21st Century Academy (PDF)*
Association of International Education Administrators 2014
Brett Berquist

Marketing to Generation Study Abroad (PDF)*
NAFSA – Region V Conference, 2014
Cheryl Benner and Nick Schrader

Models for Global Learning in Graduate Education in the 21st Century Academy (PDF)*
Association of International Education Administrators 2014
Brett Berquist

Reimaging the Familiar: Managing Student Expectations of 'Familiar' Identities and Languages (PDF)*
The Forum on Education Abroad – European Conference 2014
Kari Beall

Service Learning, Community Engagement: A discussion of experiential learning (PDF)*
CIC Webinar 2014
Cindy Chalou

Advising International Students for Study Abroad
NAFSA webinar 2014
Lynn Aguado, co-presenter

Presentations from 2013...

International Community Engagement: A study of a spectrum of Michigan State University study abroad programs
International Association for Research on Service-learning and Community Engagement Conference 2013
Cindy Chalou

Assessment tools and resources: Student learning and program design
F&OD - Educating Globally Competent Graduates 2013, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Models of Outbound Mobility
Regent's College International Partners/Affiliates Conference 2013, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Developing joint / double degrees with international partners
Regent's College International Partners/Affiliates Conference 2013, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Making Study Abroad a Campus Priority: Measuring and Enhancing the Impact of Study Abroad on Student Success
CIEE Minneapolis 2013, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Mobility 2.0 : the future of student mobility
Australian International Education Conference 2013, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Benchmarking Local Realities for U.S. Outbound Mobility - An insight into the largest mobility programs in the U.S.
Australian International Education Conference 2013, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Moving Beyond Narrow Definitions of Learning Mobility: CIC Collective Benchmarking
Forum on Education Abroad 2013, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Building Consortia to Enhance Student Learning and Address Institutional Needs
Forum on Education Abroad 2013, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Big Data, Little Data or No Data? Working together to develop a research agenda for global internships
Global Internship Conference 2013, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Counting what matters: reimagining mobility data as a key component of internationalization strategy
Association of International Education Administrators 2013
Brett Berquist

International Study in the Labor Market: Results from the 2012 QS Global Employer Survey
Association of International Education Administrators 2013
Brett Berquist

Making Study Abroad a Campus Priority: Measuring and Enhancing the Impact of Study Abroad on Student Success
Association of International Education Administrators 2013
Brett Berquist

(Study Abroad): International Students Who Study Abroad (PDF)*
NAFSA Annual Conference 2013, co-presenters
Lynn Aguado, Davina Potts, Ashley Sinclair

Teaching and Learning in Education Abroad: Strategies and Models for Faculty Engagement and Development
Forum on Education Abroad Conference 2013, co-presenter
Inge Steglitz

The Forum BEVI Project Working Group: Findings, Applications, and Recommendations from Five Years of Research and Practice
Forum on Education Abroad Conference 2013, co-presenter
Elizabeth Wandschneider

Oh the Possibilities: Aligning international internship and service-learning opportunities with students' academic and professional goals
CIEE Minneapolis 2013, co-presenter
Lynn Aguado

Internationalizing the International: Considerations and policies for advising international students studying abroad
CIC Webinar 2013, co-presenter
Lynn Aguado

Presentations from 2012...

Learning Mobility - Keys to Success
Internationalization Dialogue, Swinburne University of Technology 2012
Brett Berquist

Strengthen your sphere: Meeting your goals without losing your head
NAFSA Region V Conference 2012, co-presenter
Anne Barthel

Diversifying your approach: Using organizational agency to reach under-represented groups in study abroad
NAFSA Region V Conference 2012, co-presenters
Anne Barthel, Morgan Swartz

Rethinking education abroad: pre-first year programming (PDF)*
European Association for International Education (EAIE) Annual conference, 2012
Brett Berquist, Inge Steglitz, Enda Carroll, and Brian Harley

Working with, Supporting, and Recruiting Non-Traditional Student Populations (PDF)*
Diversity Abroad Webinar 2012, co-presenter
Cindy Chalou

Recruiting and Serving Underrepresented Students in Study Abroad (PDF)*
CIC Webinar 2012, co-presenter
Cindy Chalou

Career value of learning abroad — call for research (PDF)*
Global Internship Conference 2012, co-presenters
Brett Berquist, Davina Potts and Kate Moore

Panel on Global Mobility: Highlighting Successful International Practice (PDF)*
NAFSA Annual Conference 2012
Dr. Reza Nassiri

The value of collective benchmarking on learning mobility (PDF)*
NAFSA Annual Conference 2012, co-presenter
Brett Berquist

The Who, What, and Why of International, Multicultural, and Transformative Learning: Recent Findings from the Forum BEVI Project (PDF)*
Forum Conference 2012, co-presenter
Elizabeth Plagwitz

Leveraging Research and Theory to Support Education Abroad: Ph.D. not required (PDF)*
Forum Conference 2012, co-presenter
Inge Steglitz

First-year Students Abroad: Perspectives & Models from 3 Institutions (PDF)*
Forum Conference 2012, co-presenters
Brett Berquist and Inge Steglitz

Internationalizing the International: International students who study abroad (PDF)*
Forum Conference 2012, co-presenter
Davina Potts

Study Abroad: the next 25 Years - practice and innovation in the U.S. and Australia (PDF)*
Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) Conference 2012, Co-presenter
Brett Berquist

Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI)
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Certification received June 2012
Elizabeth Plagwitz

Presentations from 2011...

Unpacking International Learning Experiences: Uncovering skills to articulate value to employers and graduate programs
Dickinson College conference 2011, co-presenter
Inge Steglitz

Recruiting and Serving Underrepresented Students in Study Abroad (PDF)*
ACPA Commission on the Global Dimensions of Student Development professional development series 2011
Cindy Chalou

"Saving Africa?" The role of service-learning in study abroad
Society for Applied Anthropology 2011
Kate Patch

Theory connections, reflections, and applications
NAFSA Annual Conference 2011, chair/facilitator
Inge Steglitz

Internationalizing teacher education colloquium
NAFSA Annual Conference 2011, moderator/facilitator
Inge Steglitz

No Place to Hide: Internationalization at home ten years after 9/11
NAFSA Annual Conference 2011, co-moderator
Inge Steglitz

Campus Internationalization: Whose job is it anyway?
NAFSA Annual Conference 2011, co-moderator
Inge Steglitz

Education Abroad & Career Competencies: Conveying the value to employers (PDF)*
IES Conference 2011, co-presenter
Inge Steglitz

Freshman Seminar Symposium
Hosted by Michigan State University, 2011

Applications of the Beliefs, Events, and Values Inventory in 2010 and 2011: Assessment, Research, Teaching, and Training
Forum Conference 2011
Elizabeth Plagwitz

Preparing Faculty to Lead Study Abroad Programs
CIC Webinar 2011
Lynn Aguado

Interactive Marketing
CIC Webinar 2011, co-presenter
Cheryl Benner

Preparing Your Students for the Education Abroad Visa Process Seminar
NAFSA National Conference 2011, co-facilitator
Beth Laux

Collegial Conversation: Issues of Curriculum Integration
NAFSA 2011
Beth Laux

Immigration and the Consequences of Criminal Conviction
American Bar Association Webinar 2011
Beth Laux

Student Challenges and Solutions
Overseas Security Advisory Council Workshop on Crisis Management and Evacuations 2011
Julie Friend

Developing an Institutional Travel Warning Policy: 'Tripwires' and other Challenges
Forum on Education Abroad Annual Health and Safety Institute 2011, co-presenter
Julie Friend

Health & Safety Crisis Management - Grounding the 'Jetfighter' Parent
Forum on Education Abroad Annual Health and Safety Institute 2011, co-presenter
Julie Friend

Legal and Risk Management Issues in Education Abroad Programs
NAFSA Annual Conference 2011, co-presenter
Julie Friend

Developing Response Protocols for Emergencies Abroad
NAFSA Annual Conference 2011, co-presenter
Julie Friend

Presentations from 2010...

Theory Connections, Reflections, and Applications
NAFSA annual conference 2010, co-presenter
Inge Steglitz

Male students and study abroad: Improving participation by improving the value of education abroad (PDF)*
Forum Conference 2010, co-presenter
Inge Steglitz

Internationalizing teacher education colloquium
NAFSA Annual Conference 2010, moderator/facilitator
Inge Steglitz

From theory to practice and back: Applying social science theory to international education
NAFSA Annual Conference 2010, co-presenter
Inge Steglitz

Campus Internationalization: Whose job is it anyway?
NAFSA Annual Conference 2010, moderator
Inge Steglitz

Unpacking the study abroad experience (PDF)*
CIBER Short-term Study Abroad Conference 2010, co-presenter
Inge Steglitz

Developing Short-Term Study Abroad Programs
NAFSA Region V Conference 2010
Lynn Aguado

Maximizing Potential: Tips & Tricks for Working with Student Employees
NAFSA Region V Conference 2010, co-presenter
Beth Laux

Education Abroad Hot Topics: Visas
NAFSA Region V Conference 2010, co-presenter
Beth Laux

Re-entry Activities Webinar
CIC Webinar 2010
Beth Laux

Program Leader Training: Content, Delivery and Legal Implications
OSAC College and University International Health, Safety and Security Seminar 2010
Julie Friend

You be the Judge: Case Studies in Risk, Negligence and Risk Management
Forum on Education Abroad Annual Health and Safety Institute 2010, co-presenter
Julie Friend

Where Does Student Responsibility for Student Health and Safety Begin and End?
Forum on Education Abroad Annual Health and Safety Institute 2010, co-presenter
Julie Friend

Navigating the Legal Landscape of Study Abroad Litigation
Study Abroad Administrators Security Overseas Seminar, sponsored by the Foreign Service Institute Training Center, U.S. Department of State, 2010, 2009, and 2008
Julie Friend

Beliefs, Events and Values Inventory (BEVI)Opens in new window
Certification received May 2010
Elizabeth Plagwitz

Articles written

The Forum BEVI Project: Applications and Implications for International, Multicultural, and Transformative Learning (PDF)*
Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad. Volume XXV (Spring 2015), pp. 150-228
Elizabeth Wandschneider, lead author

Emerging Issues and Sustainability in International Agriculture: A Study Abroad Program to Vietnam (PDF)*
North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Journal – September 2013 Special Issue
Elizabeth Wandschneider, E.L. Karcher, and W.J. Powers

Cross-border projects, programs and providers
The SAGE Handbook of International Higher Education 2012
Brett Berquist and Peter Burgess

Danger Ahead (PDF)*
November/December 2011
International Educator Supplement
Julie Friend

Why International Internships Are Key to University Global Engagement
February 2011
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Cindy Chalou, co-author

Education Abroad for Freshman (PDF)*
November/December 2010
International Educator
Inge Steglitz

Travel warnings: developing effective response procedures (PDF)*
November/December 2010
International Educator Supplement
Julie Friend

Campus conduct records and program eligibility
September/October 2010
International Educator
Julie Friend

Participant Observation and Community Engagement: Anthropological approaches to promoting and assessing transformative learning with non-governmental organization internships in Ghana
Summer 2010
Practicing Anthropology
Kate M. Patch A1 and Andrea M. Allen

It's not just about terrorism: preparing for political unrest, government collapse and armed conflict in study abroad locations
November/December 2009
International Educator Supplement
Julie Friend

What's in YOUR policy? (PDF)*
November/December 2008
International Educator Supplement
Julie Friend

In case of emergency
November/December 2007
International Educator Supplement
Julie Friend

Why insurance providers matter
November/December 2006
International Educator Supplement
Julie Friend

National Committee Participation

Benjamin Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship Review Panel 2011
Lynn Aguado

NAFSA Consular Affairs Liaison Subcommittee
At-large Countries Representative, 2011
Beth Laux

National Association of International Educators
Health & Safety Subcommittee, Chair
Julie Friend

Overseas Security Advisory Council
Executive Board Member
Julie Friend

National Association of College and University Business Officers
Advisory Panel Member
Julie Friend

American Councils for International Education Critical Languages Program
Advisory Board Member
Julie Friend

University Risk Managers and Insurance Association
NAFSA Representative
Julie Friend

Conference attendance

2013

International Association for Research on Service-learning and Community Engagement Conference 2013
Omaha, Nebraska
Cindy Chalou

International Service Learning Summer 2013 (Building a community of practice)
Evanston, Illinois
Cindy Chalou

Regent's College Partner and Affiliate Conference 2013
London, England (UK)
Brett Berquist, Anne Barthel

The Forum on Education Abroad 2013
Chicago, Illinois
Anne Barthel, Brett Berquist, Cindy Chalou, Inge Steglitz, Morgan Swartz, Elizabeth Wandschneider

1st Annual Diversity Abroad Conference
Chicago, Illinois
Anne Barthel, Ben Chamberlain, Morgan Swartz

Conferences from 2012...

NAFSA Annual Conference 2012
Houston, Texas
Brett Berquist, Bess Carey, Davina Potts, Sandy Tupper

Global Internship Conference 2012
Berkeley, California
Brett Berquist, Cindy Chalou

Regent's College Partner and Affiliate Conference 2012
London, England (UK)
Brett Berquist, Joy Walter

Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) Conference 2012
Washington DC
Brett Berquist

The Forum on Education Abroad 2012
Denver, Colorado
Brett Berquist, Elizabeth Plagwitz, Inge Steglitz

Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) Conference 2012
Bangkok, Thailand
Brett Berquist

Conferences from 2011...

International Association of Research on Service-learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE)
Chicago, Illinois
Brett Berquist, Cindy Chalou

IES Conference 2011
Chicago, Illinois
Inge Steglitz

NAFSA Region V Conference 2011
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
Lynn Aguado, Bess Carey, Joy Walter

NAFSA Annual Conference 2011
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Brett Berquist, Cindy Chalou, Julie Friend, Beth Laux, Inge Steglitz, Kate Patch

The Forum on Education Abroad 2011
Boston, Massachusetts
Brett Berquist, Elizabeth Plagwitz

Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) Conference 2011
Taipei, Taiwan
Brett Berquist

Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) Conference 2011
San Francisco, California
Brett Berquist

Australian International Education (AIE) Conference 2011
Adelaide, Australia
Brett Berquist, Davina Potts

European Association for International Education (EAIE) Conference 2011
Copenhagen, Denmark
Brett Berquist, Davina Potts

Conferences from 2010...

Australian International Education (AIE) Conference 2010
Sydney, Australia
Brett Berquist

Asociación Mexicana para la Educación Internacional (AMPEI) Conference 2010
Manzanillo, Mexico
Brett Berquist

NAFSA Annual Conference 2010
Kansas City, Missouri
Brett Berquist, Jennifer Gansler, Beth Laux, Inge Steglitz

NAFSA Region V Conference 2010
Detroit, Michigan
Lynn Aguado, Jennifer Gansler, Beth Laux

European Association for International Education (EAIE) Conference 2010
Nantes, France
Brett Berquist

CIC Study Abroad Director meeting & IES Abroad conference 2010
Chicago, Illinois
Brett Berquist

The Forum on Education Abroad 2010
Charlotte, North Carolina
Brett Berquist, Cindy Chalou, Julie Friend, Elizabeth Plagwitz, Inge Steglitz

CIBER Short-term Study Abroad Conference 2010
Kansas City, Missouri
Inge Steglitz

Site visits

2013

Tanzania, South Africa and Malawi
Cindy Chalou

United Kingdom and Ireland
Anne Barthel

Visits from 2012...

United Kingdom
Brett Berquist

Sweden, Norway, Finland and the Netherlands
Brett Berquist, Davina Potts

Columbia
Morgan Swartz

Mexico
Bess Carey, Davina Potts, Morgan Swartz

Japan and South Korea
Sandy Tupper

Visits from 2011...

Australia
Sandy Tupper

China
Brett Berquist, Kate Patch

Ecuador
Julie Friend

Egypt and Morocco
Julie Friend

France
Lynn Aguado

Germany
Inge Steglitz

Israel
Cindy Chalou

Mexico
Jennifer Gansler

Spain
Jennifer Gansler

Thailand
Brett Berquist

Turkey
Lynn Aguado, Julie Friend

Visits from 2010...

Canada
Elizabeth Plagwitz

Ecuador and Peru
Brett Berquist

India
Jennifer Gansler

Mexico
Mark Davis

United Kingdom and Ireland
Brett Berquist

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