Webinar series on mentoring.
What you will learn: Essentials for a successful career in higher education and pitfalls to avoid.
On behalf of CIES Study Abroad and International Students SIG, and STAR Scholars Network, we are pleased to invite you to join our September webinar, which is part of STAR Mentoring Initiative webinar series.
Date: Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019
Time: 2:00pm EST
Please mark your calendar to join our conversation!
About the Speakers
Uttam Gaulee, Ph.D., is a scholar of international higher education. His research interests include the community college, diaspora studies, interdisciplinary perspectives on education policy, global citizenship, and cross-cultural issues in international development and geopolitics. An associate professor in the Community College Leadership Doctoral Program at Morgan State University, Dr. Gaulee is an advocate of community college as a vehicle for social progress and economic development in and beyond the U.S. He recently edited a volume on Global Adaptations of Community College Infrastructure.
Marguerite J. Dennis is the Director of STAR Mentoring Initiative. She has been recruiting internationally for over 25 years, first at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. and then at Suffolk University in Boston, Massachusetts. During that time she was responsible for establishing a branch campus for Suffolk University in Dakar, Senegal and Madrid, Spain. Marguerite increased the international student population at Suffolk University by 193% from 1993 to 2011 and increased the number of study abroad programs by 135%, from 20 to 47. She monitored the recruitment programs for Suffolk University in 20 countries and hired a network of 10 international educational consultants. She signed agreements in Viet Nam, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Germany, Mexico, France and Argentina.