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Study Abroad Assistants


Office of International Education Staff

Jamie ShortJamie Short: 
Jamie is a second year graduate student at Josef Korbel School of International Studies majoring in International Administration. She also received her BA in International Studies from the University of Denver and studied Spanish, Business Administration and Communication Studies. She studied abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina for five months at the University of Belgrano. This experience was life changing and has inspired her to continue to be passionate about travel and intercultural engagement. In her free time she loves skiing, hiking, dancing and reading.

Elise RiquierElise Riquier:
Elise is a graduate student at the Josef Korbel School majoring in International Studies with concentrations on democratization and Development in Latin America. She was born and raised in France, and recently moved to Denver! Her study abroad experiences have allowed her to travel to Brazil, Spain and the United Kingdom for some time and to build incredible cultural ties with the places and the people she had the chance to meet. When not working or studying, she likes to go salsa dancing, to cook and she is excited to explore the beauty of her new home: Colorado!

Jessica JohnsonJessica Johnson:
Jessica is a DU student majoring in Journalism Studies and Spanish. She recently returned from studying abroad at the University of Cadiz in southern Spain. When she’s not working, Jessica loves writing, traveling, and photography.


Amanda RoesserAmanda Roesser:
Amanda is a DU Undergraduate student majoring in Journalism Studies with a minor in Marketing. She recently returned from studying abroad in New Zealand and is very excited to be working at the Study Abroad Office! When she is not working, or studying, Amanda enjoys photography, writing, reading, and any outdoors activities.


Holly HeadshotHolly Wright:
Holly is a graduate student in the International Studies program at the Josef Korbel School with a concentration on International Higher Education. Before attending DU, she received her B.S. in Psychology from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, TX. During her time at TCU, she studied abroad in London, England at the University of Westminster for 6 months. While abroad, she was able to experience many different cultures by travelling throughout most of Europe. Her time spent abroad led to a passion for international cultures and exchanges. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, exploring new cities, and hiking