Category: Internationalizing the Campus

You're Welcome! Welcome Centers as Part of Institutional Internationalization Strategies

Wednesday, May 31
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
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Gain insights into how establishing a Welcome Center creates measurable outcomes in internationalizing campuses in Germany.

Noelle Ponasik

Welcome Center Coordinator
Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Noelle Ponasik is currently working at Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences and coordinates two projects within the International Office, the Welcome Center: International Scholar Services and the Hessen International Summer University Frankfurt. Born and raised in Wisconsin, Noelle recently earned her Master of Science in Education from the Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education program at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in 2015. Noelle is especially interested in the comparative analysis of higher education systems and policies and is therefore happy to live in Germany and enjoys learning about the various higher education institutions in Europe and around the world.