Category: Increasing Diversity Outreach and Support in International Education

Successful Measures to Support Refugees and Universities in Germany

Thursday, Jun 1
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
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Germany developed a range of measures to support institutions and students with refugee status. Learn how to use these best practices in your efforts in working with refuges and first generation students.

Hanni Geist

Information Officer
German Academic Exchange Service - DAAD
San Francisco, CA

Hanni Geist is the DAAD representative in San Francisco responsible for marketing activities in the Western region of the US.
Hanni received her Magistra Artium in North American Studies and Linguistics
from Free University Berlin, and her Masters in German from Arizona State
University.
For the past 8 years, she worked closely with students and faculty while she worked for the FU-BEST study abroad program in Berlin, as a German instructor at Arizona State University, and now as the DAAD representative in San Francisco.