Category: Career and Professional Development for International Educators

Professional Growth and Portfolio Expansion for Every Office Budget

Wednesday, May 31
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
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Tight office budgets often limit international educators’ opportunities for professional growth. This poster highlights over 30 activities, categorized by cost, that can expand professional portfolios.

Ilana Blumenfeld-Gantz

Study Abroad Advisor
Texas A&M University-College Station
College Station, TX

Ilana Blumenfeld-Gantz is a Study Abroad Advisor at Texas A&M University. She works with faculty-led programs and outgoing reciprocal exchange programs and is also a passport acceptance agent at her office's passport facility. She holds an M.Ed. in Postsecondary Administration and Student Affairs from the University of Southern California and a B.S. in Secondary Education and Spanish from Vanderbilt University.

Bianca Cusimano Danner

Program Coordinator
Texas A&M University-College Station Study Abroad Programs
College Station, TX

Bianca Cusimano Danner works as a Program Coordinator at Texas A&M University where she manages outbound and inbound reciprocal exchange programs and oversees a portfolio of faculty-led programs. She earned a M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration from the University of Texas at Austin and B.S.B.A. in International Business and Marketing from Saint Louis University. She is also a passport acceptance agent for her office's passport facility.