Director of Intercultural Learning
Tisha Korkuś has been involved in International Education for over ten years. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Latin American Studies and Spanish from Trinity University and a Master of Arts in International Education from the School for International Training (SIT) Graduate Institute. She studied abroad in Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina for a year in high school and at the Universidad de Costa Rica for a semester in college. Tisha has also traveled extensively to evaluate study abroad programs. Her master’s thesis looked at the connection between food and cultural knowledge/insights for students studying abroad in Italy. She actively participates in the International Education association, NAFSA, and previously taught a course preparing students for cultural adjustments in study abroad. She is passionate about experiential learning and cultural exchange, and making sure that students are fully supported throughout the process.