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Vice President Travels to Colombia to Speak to Outgoing Fulbright Scholars
TIEC Vice President Ryan Buck, PhD, was invited by the Fulbright Commission in Colombia to speak at the orientation for a group of 120 Colombian Fulbright Scholars preparing to leave for their placements around the United States, including several Texas universities.
TIEC Hosts AUC President, Helps Foster Educational Partnership Between Egypt and Texas
The Texas International Education Consortium (TIEC) welcomed the American University in Cairo (AUC) President Francis Ricciardone and his Associate Provost for Strategic Enrollment Management, Dr. Ahmed Tolba, to Texas to help foster connections and possible partnerships between AUC and a dozen TIEC member universities.
TIEC President Robin Lerner Travels to South Korea Under Korea Foundation Fellowship
On April 22-28, 2018, TIEC President & CEO Robin Lerner, JD, was invited as a distinguished guest of the Korea Foundation, an organization affiliated with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea, for a short-term educational fellowship.
U.S. Department of State Director in Charge of J-1 Visas Visits TIEC Headquarters
The Texas International Education Consortium invited Ms. Karen Hawkins, director of the Office for Private Sector Exchange Designation, to TIEC headquarters on April 18 and 19, 2018, to speak about The U.S. Exchange Visitor Program and discuss opportunities for Non-USG entities to host their own international exchange programs.
Ryan Buck, PhD, assumed the role of Vice President of the Texas International Education Consortium
Ryan Buck, PhD, assumed the role of Vice President of the Texas International Education Consortium (TIEC) on April 4, 2018.
TIEC Visits PMU in Saudi Arabia for Curriculum Development and Academic Program Review
Leaders of the PMU curriculum review and design team arrive in Dammam, Saudi Arabia. From left to right: Hongchi Shi (Texas State University), John Bryant (Texas A&M University), Nick Poulton (TIEC), Mark Kroll (The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley), and Robin Lerner (TIEC).