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International Studies continues panels on teaching and mentoring international students

Professionals from universities that have experienced rapid growth inthe number of international students will be part of a panel on  Tuesday, April 10. Sponsored by the Office of International Studies and Programs (OISP) the panel will be from noon-1 p.m. in the Prairie Room of the Bone Student Center.

The panelists will share their experiences and expertise in educating and mentoring international students, and how they have worked with various university and campus constituencies to welcome and support a growing number of international students. Panelists include:

  • Mai-Lin Poon, associate director, International Student Life, Indiana University, Bloomington
  • Lori West, academic advisor and Coordinator of International Studies Programs, College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Allison Witt, director of international programs, College of Education, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

All faculty, staff, students and community members are welcome to attend this event. Please RSVP by emailing Yimin Wang at by Sunday April 8th.

For additional information or special accommodations, please contact the Office of International Studies and Programs at (309) 438-5276.