Morning Coffee Series

Welcome to the Morning Coffee Series. Take ten minutes out of your week to explore the issues and topics critical to international education today. Learn from IE pioneers, leaders, and innovators. Grab a cup, press play, and enjoy a thought-provoking break.

S3E5 Study Abroad and Climate Action

Melissa Torres joined The Forum on Education Abroad as President and CEO in 2019. She has over two decades of experience in higher education and program design, development, and implementation.


S3E4 Microcredentials and International Education

Lawrence Gu currently holds the position of Dean, International, at BCIT. Eric Fry is responsible for operationalizing BCIT’s Agile Learning Initiatives.


S3E3 Geopolitics and International Education

Jane Gatewood (PhD) is the inaugural Vice Provost for Global Engagement at the University of Rochester (New York, USA) where she leads the institution’s global strategy and initiatives.


S3E2 Integrating SDGs into your International Education Office

Shaheen Nanji (MA, International Studies) is interim Executive Director, SFU International and is responsible for the collaborative development and implementation of the University’s international engagement.


S3E1 Settling as a Leader in International Education

Rohene is the Associate Director, Strategic IBPOC Initiatives at the University of British Columbia where she provides strategic leadership on advancing equity, inclusion, decolonization and anti-racism in policies, initiatives and programming for Indigenous, Black and Persons of Colour (IBPOC) students.