Ashley Houston is Masters in Intercultural Relations student at Lesley University. She is passionate about International Education and promoting global citizenship.
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My recent blog post on study abroad in Japan on GoOverseas.com
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My blog post on tips for getting a job in Int'l Education
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The Best International Education Blogs and Websites via GoOverseas.com-Shout out to me @MidwestAsh
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My Academic Advising Welcome video for new Master's students at Capella University
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Adventure seeking risk taker: Bungy jumped at 47 meters high into the Waikato River in Taupo. It is the highest water touch bungy in New Zealand.
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Study Abroad-Japan: I did a semester at Kansai Gaidai University in 2007. My coursework included Japanese language and culture, contemporary issues in Japan, and Peace Studies. I created an extensive presentation on the conflict in Darfur. I used my days off to travel all over the southern islands of Kyushu and Okinawa.
Concordia Language Villages immersion programs: Japanese language teacher and counselor at Cass Lake site for Summer 2005
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Gustavus Adolphus College: Student Senator, First-year Orientation leader, Admissions Deparment tour guide and overnight guest host 2004-2008
Blog article: My take on using social media to get ahead in your career: www.i-studentlife...
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Gustavus Adolphus College: Women's Lacrosse team captain and occasional coach
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Current intern at Melibee Global Education Consulting where we are "inspiring innovative international ideas." Check out the fantastic workshops available with MelibeeU, international speakers available for hire, and consulting opportunities!
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Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant 2007-2012: Skin care and beauty sales role with experience managing my own business and cultivating a team
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Capella University: Journalist for AKOUW Advising Journal. Topics have included student validation, institutional knowledge/business practices, as well as National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) article follow-ups
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Concordia Language Villages: Attended Spanish, Chinese, German, Norwegian and Japanese Summer immersion programming for a combined total of 10 years. I now speak Japanese and Spanish proficiently
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Concordia Language Villages: Served as International Day Coordinator for Japanese Language Village and was a member of the event planning board
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Concordia Language Villages: Taught Japanese and Spanish for 6 summers and Spanish for 1. Served in various other capacities: Weekend Progam Dean, Assistant Dean, Staff Counselor, 2-week Curriculum Facilitator, Environmental Programs Leader,Senior Counselor, Peace Service Organizer, Arts and Culture Programmer, and Waterfront Spotter . http://www.concordialanguagevillages.org/newsite/
Concordia Language Villages: Taught Japanese and Spanish for 6 summers and Spanish for 1. Served in various other capacities: Weekend Progam Dean, Assistant Dean, Staff Counselor, 2-week Curriculum Facilitator, Environmental Programs Leader,Senior Counselor, Peace Service Organizer, Arts and Culture Programmer, and Waterfront Spotter . www.concordialang...
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Capella University: Academic Advisor for Master's programs in the School of Public Service Leadership. Manage a case load of about 800 learners. Coach them through problems & work toward the development of productive solutions & personal empowerment. Advise adult learners on successfully navigating the challenges of balancing higher education, work, & life obstacles. Conduct advising appointments to provide policy-related information, resources, academic planning support & career guidance
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Capella University: As an Engagement Specialist & Engagement Representative I increased learner registration & program persistence through active outreach; provided excellent customer service by assessing learner needs, suggesting appropriate services and responding to questions, which resulted in greater learner satisfaction with institution; generated 77 referrals in 2009 making up 16% of Advising Department referrals in a department of over 130 employees
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Peace Boat's 69th voyage participant: 21+ countries visited. Extensive peace and cultural studies: www.peaceboat.org...
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Gustavus Adolphus College: B.A. in Japanese Studies with minors in Peace Studies and Geography gustavus.edu/...
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Gustavus Adolphus College: Undergraduate faculty advisor for my thesis- "Developing a Culture of Peace: The Socialization of Peace in Japan," Richard Leitch, rated as one of the Princeton Review's 300 best professors