Category: Best Practices in International Enrollment Management

Enhancing Undergraduate Recruitment Efforts in India

Wednesday, May 31
11:15 AM – 12:45 PM
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India presents a daunting challenge for recruiting undergraduate students. This poster will provide insight into current conditions for recruiting in India and how to enhance recruitment efforts.

Girish Ballolla

Gen Next Education, Inc.
St. Paul, MN

Girish Ballolla is the founder and CEO of Gen Next Education, Inc., a Social Benefit Organization dedicated to enhancing global education. He is also the founder of The International Knowledge Center, a multi-faceted, gateway office in India, designed to provide partner institutions a platform for comprehensive internationalization. He received a master's degree in higher education administration from the University of Kansas.

Evelyn E. Hovee

Director of Partner Engagement
Gen Next Education
Durham, NC

Based out of North Carolina, Evelyn works closely with universities on the US side: connecting them with resources and students, developing assessment tools, and fine-tuning effective communication strategies for the Indian market. She is dedicated to advancing best practices in the field of higher education.

A native of Indianapolis and IUPUI alumna, Evelyn spent 7 years working in the Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) Office of International Affairs. As a member of the recruitment team, she oversaw the IUPUI International Student Ambassador Program, marketing and communications to international students, parents, and counselors. She is also a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (Ukraine).