Assistant Director, Study Abroad
Study Abroad Programs
Semester Programs: United Kingdom (excluding Oxford)
Summer Programs: United Kingdom
As an assistant director for study abroad, Brigitta Richmond advises students traveling to the United Kingdom through the London, St. Andrews, Norwich, and Twickenham programs, working closely with them through each stage of the study abroad process. Brigitta also helps manage the internship program that is part of the London study abroad program.
Brigitta is a graduate from Central European University in Budapest, Hungary and has traveled extensively in both her academic and personal life. She has lived in Austria, Hungary, and Romania and fluent is in Hungarian. As an immigrant and through her travels as a young child, Brigitta became passionate about international education early on. While she enjoys promoting study abroad to students, she is also an advocate for people finding opportunities to internationalize their careers. At a national level, she was involved in the Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) Annual Briefing and Women in Security Conference, collaborating on the sexual violence awareness abroad project. International education lives in her personal, academic, and work life.
Brigitta holds two M.A.’s in nationalism from Central European University in Budapest, Hungary and a M.A. in cultural anthropology from Ball State University.