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Meet the Staff

Full time Staff: 

Gail DeBell
Study Abroad Director
  • Countries visited:  61
  • Favorite Gelato:  Cannella
  • Favorite Destination:  Machu Picchu, Peru
  • Favorite thing about working in SA: Study abroad combines so many of my passions and interests. Seeing students experience the excitement and anticipation of going abroad, and returning with confidence is beyond gratifying! 
  • Years working in study abroad:  9

Karen Eisenhut
Study Abroad Assistant Director/Advisor
  • Countries visited:  24
  • Favorite Gelato:  Stracciatella
  • Favorite Destination:  Hillerød, Denmark 
  • Favorite thing about working in SA: Helping students make their dreams into a reality! There are so many possibilities in study abroad and It is so rewarding to be part of such a transformative experience.
  • Years working in study abroad:  6.5

Global Ambassadors:
Global Ambassadors are students that have studied abroad and are now back on campus and passionate about sharing their experience!  Have Questions?  You can email any of the individuals below:
Celene Haque

Political Science & International Relations Major
Communications & Francophone Studies Minor

University of Kent Fall 2016, SPU European Quarter Spring 2016

Deanna Hines


Global Development & French and Francophone Studies Major
Geopolitics Minor

USAC Lyon, France
Spring Semester 2016

Sarah WhiteSarah WhiteJunior
Interior Design Major

SAIPrograms University of London - Chelsea College of the Arts, United Kingdom
Spring Semester 2017
Hanna AmsdenHannah
Sociology Major

USAC Prague, Czech Republic
Spring Semester 2017
Carson CoatesCarsonSenior
Political Science & Russian Studies Major

AIFS St. Petersburg, Russia Fall Semester 2016
CIEE Moscow, Russia 
Spring Semester 2017
Emily HansumEmily HansumSenior
Linguistics and Cultural Studies Major

ISA Barranquilla, Colombia 
Spring Semester 2017
Aliha StrangeAlihaSenior
English Literature Major

Centro Fray Luis de Leon in Salamanca, Spain 
Summer 2016
Kenna CardinKennaJunior
Food and Nutritional Sciences Major
SPU Faculty-led: Florence Food Sustainability Global Seminar Fall 2016
Kaitlyn PaytonKaitlynJunior
International Business and Economics Major
GAP Year Belgium
CEA Internship in London, England Summer 2017
SBGE International Business in Europe
Spring 2018
Kayla SmithKaylaJunior
Business Admin - Marketing Major

USAC Bilbao, Spain 
Fall 2018
Rachel LockRachelSenior
Communications Major

Living and Learning International, Quito, Ecuador Fall 2018
Ethiopia Ephrem

Global Development Studies

Barcelona SAE - Barcelona, Spain 
Fall 2018