Our Team

Administration

  • Gonzalo Bruce

    Gonzalo Bruce

    Assistant Provost

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    • Oversight of the Center for Global Education
    • Campus internationalization
    • International partnership development
    • International programs development
    • Grants and fundraising

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    • Oversight of the Center for Global Education
    • Campus internationalization
    • International partnership development
    • International programs development
    • Grants and fundraising
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    Wendy Ball

    Management Assistant

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    • Center for Global Education general operations, including budgets and travels
    • Assistant Provost’s schedule
    • Event planning and room scheduling
    • Advisory Council & Center for Global Education meetings

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    • Center for Global Education general operations, including budgets and travels
    • Assistant Provost’s schedule
    • Event planning and room scheduling
    • Advisory Council & Center for Global Education meetings
  • Michelle Privette

    Michelle Privette

    Social Media and Marketing Assistant

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    • Social Media
    • European travel on a budget
    • Anything about Kansas City!

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    • Social Media
    • European travel on a budget
    • Anything about Kansas City!

Global Learning Opportunities

  • Corrine Henke

    Corrine Henke

    Director

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    • Education Abroad and National Student Exchange
    • Faculty teaching abroad opportunities and the Fulbright program
    • International Student Services
    • Funding for education abroad

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    • Education Abroad and National Student Exchange
    • Faculty teaching abroad opportunities and the Fulbright program
    • International Student Services
    • Funding for education abroad
  • Ami Tain

    Ami Tain

    Global Classroom Specialist/Passport Program Manager

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    • Our US passport acceptance facility
    • Global Classroom programs management
    • Insurance for short term study abroad

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    • Our US passport acceptance facility
    • Global Classroom programs management
    • Insurance for short term study abroad
  • Eden Taylor

    Eden Taylor

    Program Coordinator

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    • Study Abroad/National Student Exchange & Advising
    • Study Abroad scholarships
    • ISEP -International Student Exchange Program
    • Affiliate programs

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    • Study Abroad/National Student Exchange & Advising
    • Study Abroad scholarships
    • ISEP -International Student Exchange Program
    • Affiliate programs
  • Connor Dennis

    Connor Dennis

    Senior peer advisor

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    • Studying abroad in Thailand
    • Solo travel
    • The Boise music scene

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    • Studying abroad in Thailand
    • Solo travel
    • The Boise music scene
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    Hunter Hagan

    Peer advisor

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    • Studying abroad in Brazil
    • Solo and budget travel
    • Getting involved on campus

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    • Studying abroad in Brazil
    • Solo and budget travel
    • Getting involved on campus

International Admissions

  • Brian Stelbotsky

    Brian Stelbotsky

    Director

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    • Applying to Boise State
    • International recruitment initiatives on campus
    • International admissions standards and policies

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    • Applying to Boise State
    • International recruitment initiatives on campus
    • International admissions standards and policies
  • Celeste Giordani

    Celeste Giordani

    International Enrollment Counselor

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    • How to apply to Boise State
    • Requirements for admission
    • Status of your admission application
    • Status of transcripts (for current students)

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    • How to apply to Boise State
    • Requirements for admission
    • Status of your admission application
    • Status of transcripts (for current students)
  • Xuan Nguyen

    Peer advisor

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    • International Admission Requirements

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    • International Admission Requirements

International Faculty and Visiting Scholars

  • Ruth Prince

    Ruth Prince

    Director, Academic Immigration Services

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    • Employment visa options for Boise State faculty and staff
    • Employment-based permanent residency for Boise State faculty
    • Hosting a visiting researcher or scholar

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    • Employment visa options for Boise State faculty and staff
    • Employment-based permanent residency for Boise State faculty
    • Hosting a visiting researcher or scholar
  • Emily Manny

    Emily Manny

    Immigration and International Scholars Coordinator

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    • Sponsoring a research scholar or visiting professor
    • Resources for visiting scholars and professors
    • Cross-cultural activities for visiting scholars and professors
    • Global Scholars Academy

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    • Sponsoring a research scholar or visiting professor
    • Resources for visiting scholars and professors
    • Cross-cultural activities for visiting scholars and professors
    • Global Scholars Academy

International Student Services

  • Corrine Henke

    Corrine Henke

    Director, International Student Services

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    • Education Abroad and National Student Exchange
    • Faculty teaching abroad opportunities and Fulbright
    • International Student Services
    • Being successful in university

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    • Education Abroad and National Student Exchange
    • Faculty teaching abroad opportunities and Fulbright
    • International Student Services
    • Being successful in university
  • Ruth Prince

    Ruth Prince

    Director, Academic Immigration Services

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    • Immigration advising for current international students (F & J visas)
    • Student visa requirements, including study, work and travel
    • Employment authorization options for F & J visa holders, including OPT & CPT
    • I-20 and DS-2019 paperwork for current students

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    • Immigration advising for current international students (F & J visas)
    • Student visa requirements, including study, work and travel
    • Employment authorization options for F & J visa holders, including OPT & CPT
    • I-20 and DS-2019 paperwork for current students
  • Keith Quatraro

    Keith Quatraro

    International Student Services Coordinator

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    • Serving as a Peace Corps volunteer
    • Cross-cultural learning opportunities for international and US students
    • International student mobility data and analysis

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    • Serving as a Peace Corps volunteer
    • Cross-cultural learning opportunities for international and US students
    • International student mobility data and analysis
  • Ali Almatairi

    Ali Almutairi

    Peer advisor

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    • Getting involved on campus
    • Resources that Boise State offers to improve skills
    • Good places to hike in Boise

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    • Getting involved on campus
    • Resources that Boise State offers to improve skills
    • Good places to hike in Boise
  • Bashayr Alotaibi

    Peer advisor

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    • International Student Services at Boise State
    • My experience learning while using English as my second language
    • Best places to visit in the US during breaks
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    • International Student Services at Boise State
    • My experience learning while using English as my second language
    • Best places to visit in the US during breaks

Intensive English Program

  • Stephanie Marlow

    Stephanie Marlow

    Director

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    • Different classes and services offered at the Intensive English Program;
    • The Boise State University Pathway Program;
    • Anything! If I can’t answer your question, I will find the person who can.

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    • Different classes and services offered at the Intensive English Program;
    • The Boise State University Pathway Program;
    • Anything! If I can’t answer your question, I will find the person who can.
  • Tracy Day

    Tracy Day

    IEP Assistant Director

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    • Volunteer opportunities in the community
    • Partner Universities and Special Programs
    • Public Speaking

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    • Volunteer opportunities in the community
    • Partner Universities and Special Programs
    • Public Speaking
  • Ryan Linford

    Ryan Linford

    Program Specialist; IEP Instructor

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    • Important IEP dates
    • Grammar and vocabulary
    • IEP Letters, forms and transcripts

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    • Important IEP dates
    • Grammar and vocabulary
    • IEP Letters, forms and transcripts
  • Kim Dewit

    Kim Dewit

    IEP Instructor

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    • Fun outdoor activities and nearby places to visit
    • Tips on improving your English communication skills
    • Experiential learning opportunities

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    • Fun outdoor activities and nearby places to visit
    • Tips on improving your English communication skills
    • Experiential learning opportunities
  • Estefany Giehm

    Estefany Giehm

    IEP Instructor

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    • How to be involved in the Global Leadership program at the IEP
    • How to feel less nervous when speaking in front of an audience during a presentation
    • How you can improve sentence structure in your writing

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    • How to be involved in the Global Leadership program at the IEP
    • How to feel less nervous when speaking in front of an audience during a presentation
    • How you can improve sentence structure in your writing
  • Lesley McCandless

    Lesley McCandless

    IEP Instructor

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    • Tips on the rhythm and stress of English pronunciation
    • Some effective strategies for IELTS and TOEFL preparation
    • Practical ideas for budget travel

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    • Tips on the rhythm and stress of English pronunciation
    • Some effective strategies for IELTS and TOEFL preparation
    • Practical ideas for budget travel
  • Ruth Paul

    Ruth Paul

    IEP Instructor

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    • How you can improve your listening skills;
    • How you can make the most of your experience studying abroad
    • How you can improve your pronunciation

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    • How you can improve your listening skills;
    • How you can make the most of your experience studying abroad
    • How you can improve your pronunciation
  • Edvin Subasic

    Edvin Subasic

    IEP Instructor

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    • The Direct Admission Program
    • Second Language Acquisition and ways to improve your writing;
    • TESOL methods and curriculum

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    • The Direct Admission Program
    • Second Language Acquisition and ways to improve your writing;
    • TESOL methods and curriculum
  • JR Walsh

    JR Walsh

    Immigration Adviser; IEP Instructor

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    • The Form I-20
    •  Active learning
    •  Buzzwords

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    • The Form I-20
    •  Active learning
    •  Buzzwords

Peace Corps Prep Program

  • Holly Miksell

    Holly Mikesell

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    • Peace Corps Prep Program
    • Tips and Tricks for applying to the Peace Corps after college
    • Career and graduate school opportunities after Peace Corps

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    • Peace Corps Prep Program
    • Tips and Tricks for applying to the Peace Corps after college
    • Career and graduate school opportunities after Peace Corps