Category: Assessment and Evaluation in International Education

Using the Intercultural Effectiveness Scale (IES) to Enhance International Student Travel

Thursday, Jun 1
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Table 20

This poster outlines how the Intercultural Effectiveness Scale (IES) can be incorporated into international opportunities to assess intercultural competence and develop action plans for cultural exploration.

Dalia Rehal

Student Life
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA

Dr. Rehal is an experienced international higher education professional with over 11 years of experience in academic and student affairs. She currently directs the Office of Student Life at Carnegie Mellon University Qatar, focusing on undergraduate leadership development, intercultural education, and holistic well-being initiatives within a diverse branch campus setting.

Alicia Bates

Grand Canyon University
SPRING LAKE, NC

Alicia Bates is a doctoral student at Grand Canyon University studying Organizational Leadership. Through her work in Student Affairs, she has worked with student clubs, service learning, new student orientation, and first year programs. Alicia received her Master’s degree in College Student Affairs from Nova Southeastern University and her Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Methodist University.