Laura Thornes, M.Ed.
Director, Education Abroad
Colorado State University Office of International Programs
Laura Thornes has worked in the field of education abroad since 1998 as a teacher, advisor, and administrator. She works at Colorado State University as the Director of Education Abroad with a team of 13 professionals and 8 students. The unit helps to send over 1,600 students abroad each year for study, research, internships, service learning, and other academic reasons. Her interests in the field vary greatly; however, her commitment to demonstrating and improving the personal, academic, professional, and societal impacts of an education abroad and passion to make education abroad more accessible remain consistent.
Thursday, October 17
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM