For Faculty/Advisors: Building Relationships with Faculty and Advisors
IFSA-Butler Site Visits | Faculty and Advisors


Our advisor site seminar to China will take place October 14-20, 2017. Participants will visit the Alliance program site in Shanghai, interact with current program students and staff, visit partner universities and program courses, and experience the IFSA-Butler learning framework, appreciative advising and how our program objectives embody Future-Focused Study Abroad.

  • Click here to view a site seminar itinerary.
  • Click here to view the site seminar application—Download the form to access the writeable PDF version.

IFSA-Butler will provide single room accommodation in China, most meals, tours and local transportation in China. Attendees are responsible for the roundtrip flight to Shanghai, some meals and personal expenses.

The application deadline is August 31. For more information, contact Amy Bartnick-Blume at 317-940-4255 or via email.


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Top: Site visit to Stranmillis University College in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in May 2015.

Bottom: Site visit to Australia in April 2015.

IFSA-Butler plans occasional faculty and advisor site visits to its program locations. We will update this page with upcoming site visits, costs and registration details.

For more information about site visits, contact Amy Bartnick-Blume at 317-940-4255 or via email at

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