Tineka Lebrun has been working in higher education for over 15 years. She started her career as an English teacher in France, where she taught at a variety of institutions including the American University of Paris. She moved from teaching to higher education administration in 2004 when she worked at Franklin & Marshall College coordinating extracurricular programs in the arts. Her work with study abroad began at Georgetown University in 2007, where she served in a number of roles in the Office of International Programs. Prior to moving to her current position in the Office of Global Programs at Penn State, she worked for the Institute of International Education with the Boren Awards and for AMIDEAST, a third-party provider with a focus on the Middle East and North Africa. She holds a BA from New York University and a Master’s from Queen Mary College, University of London.
Study Abroad 101
A Study Abroad 101 is a one-hour presentation designed to give you an overview of studying abroad through Penn State. The schedule for upcoming in-person Study Abroad 101 presentations on the University Park campus is below. Students at all Penn State campuses can access a recorded Study Abroad 101 Webinar.
Fall 2017 Study Abroad 101
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Meet with a Peer Adviser
Peer Advisers are available to meet with you about basic questions regarding the Education Abroad application process, scholarship opportunities, and other general information. They work from 11:00am – 4:00pm in Boucke 426A from Monday-Friday. You do not need an appointment to speak to a Peer Adviser. Walk-ins are welcomed!