Category: Enhancing Learning in Education Abroad: Study, Work, Intern, Volunteer, and Research Innovations

Maximizing Internships Using ePortfolios: Before, During, and After

Wednesday, May 31
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Table 60

Abstract
Learn how the successful use of integrative digital pedagogies (ePortfolios) can help students prepare for, maximize and apply their internship experience during and post program.

Andrea C. Walgren

Institutional Representative
Boston University Study Abroad
Boston, MA

Andrea Walgren is an institutional representative for Boston University’s study abroad programs. She brings more than 35 years of experience in educational administration, college admissions, and international program development to her work. She served for 20 years as a senior administrator at The School for Field Studies (SFS), a provider of environmental field study programs. Walgren is also an adjunct faculty at Lesley University, where she teaches the International Educational Exchange course in the graduate program in International Higher Education and Intercultural Relations. She previously presented at the NAFSA and CIEE conferences, including five years as a workshop presenter and co-authored the “Marketing, Promotion, and Publicity” chapter in NAFSA’s Guide to Education Abroad.