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Emily Shankar '16

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Emily Shankar '16

Assistant Director for International Admissions

Recruiting territory: International Students Connecticut Maine New Hampshire New Jersey New York Rhode Island Vermont 

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Emily graduated from Illinois Wesleyan in 2016, where she majored in International Studies and Hispanic Studies and minored in Economics. At IWU, she was involved in many service organizations including Habitat for Humanity, Colleges Against Cancer, and Alternative Spring Break, and worked on campus as a Spanish tutor and tour guide. During her semester abroad in Barcelona, Emily was able to take classes in Spanish, explore the city, and live with a host family.  Before joining the Admissions Staff in 2018, Emily served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Panama. In her free time she enjoys reading, traveling, and hiking.

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