Category: Internationalizing the Campus

Building Relationships With International Students

Wednesday, May 31
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Table 21

Learn how student focused events encourage cross-cultural exchanges, foster pride and provide a rich cultural learning experience on campus.

Allison Forbes

Student Affairs Manager
Virginia International University
Fairfax, VA

Allison Forbes is the Student Affairs Manager at Virginia International University. She has co-developed the Leadership and Mentorship Program with her supervisor Dr. Bahceci. She has also created the Student Imitative Program which provides extra support to students and faculty. She has also assisted with developing the sports club program at their university. Besides working in the Student Affairs department, she also teaches Psychology courses part-time. Previously, Allison worked as a Student Success Coordinator and as a full-time Psychology Instructor.