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Jacob Badin
Jacob Badin Assistant Director

Education: MA Bilingual and Multicultural Education, Instituto Franklin-Universidad de Alcalá, BA Spanish Language and Literature, Towson University.

Programs: Madrid, Spain (Alcala) & Athens, Greece

Favorite places to visit abroad: Madrid & Barcelona (Spain) feel like home to me. I also love traveling all over Italy, especially to Naples. Dubrovnik (Croatia) and Merida (Mexico)are both precious and I absolutely loved my time in Romania.

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Sunanda Bhatia Director of International Student Services
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Naomi Githae
Naomi Githae Associate Director

Education: MA Communication Arts, William Patterson University, BEd Education, Moi University, Arabic, Loyola University Maryland

Programs: Cape Town, Copenhagen, Dubai, Singapore, Stockholm, Melbourne, Auckland, Athens

Favorite places to visit abroad: My favorite place to visit is Kenya where I have family.  I also love to visit all my programs locations because of their uniqueness in culture and what they offer.

Jack Hobson
Jack Hobson Dean

Education: EdD Educational Leadership, Creighton University, MA Global Affairs, BA French Language and Literature, University of Oklahoma

Programs: Bangkok, Ghana

Favorite places to visit abroad: Istanbul (Turkey), Bordeaux (France); Montréal (Canada); Lima / Cusco (Peru); Chiang Mai (Thailand); Guadalajara (Mexico); Beirut (Lebanon); Kyoto (Japan).
Madison Leadley
Madison Leadley Assistant Director

Education: BA Political Science, Loyola University Maryland

Programs: Leuven, Newcastle, Glasgow, Berlin, Osaka, Budapest, Cork

Favorite places to visit abroad: Leuven, Florence, Saint Martin

Fr. Bao Nguyen , S.J. Assistant Director of Jesuit International Collaborations

Education: PhD Higher Education Administration, STL and M Div., Boston College; MA Philosophy, Loyola University Chicago, MBA, University of Houston

Programs: Dominican Republic, Seoul, and study tours.

Favorite places to visit abroad: Paradise Island, Monument to the Heroes, Gyeongbokgung Palace, Myeong-dong, and Namsan Seoul

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Kimberly Sorlin
Kimberly Sorlin Assistant Director

Education: MA TESOL, Notre Dame of Maryland University, BA, French and Political Science, Lynchburg College

Programs: Lyon, Madrid, Montpellier, Paris, Amsterdam, Buenos Aires, Santiago, Rome

Favorite places to visit abroad: France, Italy, Spain

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