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Katheryn Periasamy

Academic Affairs Coordinator

kperiasamy@ifsa-butler.org

Start Date

October 2017

Interests

• World Traveler • Disney Enthusiast • Avid Reader • Theatre Arts and Film Aficionado • Yoga Practitioner • Board Game Competitor 

I am passionate about both the individual and global impact of students studying abroad and immersing themselves in another culture as a way to advocate for education and its essential outcomes, especially critical thinking, lifelong learning, global responsibility, open-mindedness, and compassion. 

Education

Katheryn graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN, with a Bachelor of Science in Secondary English/Language Arts Education and English as a New Language Education. 

Travel Experience

Katheryn studied abroad in Mexico, has taught English in India, Nicaragua, and China, and has traveled to England, France, Italy, and the United Arab Emirates. 

Did You Know?

Katheryn taught middle school and high school English/Language Arts and English as a New Language (ENL) for four years!