Category: Intercultural Initiatives for Campus and Community

International Reach: A Global Speakers Program

Thursday, Jun 1
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Table 45

The poster shares information on International Reach, a global speakers program for international students to share their international perspective and experiences at events on campus, in K-12 schools and in this community.

Brianna Cacchione

Assistant Director
University of Wisconsin-Madison International Student Services
Madison, WI

Brianna Cacchione is the Assistant Director of International Student Services at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. With over 12 years of experience in International Education, Brianna is an alumna of the Japanese Exchange and Teaching Program, the NAFSA Academy, and of the master's program in Student Affairs Administration at the University of Wisconsin La Crosse. She earned her bachelor's degree in Portuguese from the University of Wisconsin Madison. She has served students at a small, private ESL school, a community college, and at large research institution. In her current role, Brianna serves on the ISS leadership team at UW-Madison, advises students, and provides services related to her role as a DSO and ARO. Brianna also oversees new international student orientation for approximately 2,000 F1 and J1 students each year and coordinates the International REACH program, a cross-cultural speakers program.