Grace Twardy

Program Manager: France, Spain, Ireland, Czech Republic

  • Title Program Manager: France, Spain, Ireland, Czech Republic

As a Program Manager Grace is responsible for programs in the Czech Republic, France, Ireland, and Spain. Among other responsibilities, she assists in recruitment, responds to inquiries and issues, manages pre-departure programming, and liaises with site staff members.

Prior to joining BU Global Programs, Grace served as the Senior Coordinator of Student Relations for College Year in Athens (CYA). She was the main point of contact for students participating in all of CYA’s programs and advised them throughout the application and pre-departure processes. She also supported the campus relations team traveling across the country to meet with university partners. Grace’s professional experience prior to CYA was with CIEE, where she worked as a Campus Coordinator on the Institutional Relations team recruiting for CIEE’s study abroad programs at colleges and universities across the Northeast.

Grace holds a B.A. in Global Studies & Spanish with a minor in Latin American Studies from Providence College (PC). During her time at PC, she studied abroad for a semester in Seville, Spain. She also had the opportunity to co-facilitate a global service-learning course in Nicaragua, as well as participate in a short-term program in Tijuana, Mexico. Grace loves learning foreign languages and knows how to speak Spanish and Russian.

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