Lions Abroad: Stories of Cultural Exchange and Engagement

Name of Organization

Loyola Marymount University

Type of Organization

Higher Education (university, college, community college, etc.)


Thursday, November 18, 2021


Los Angeles

Location (i.e. library or community center)


Description (no more than 300 words)

To celebrate International Education Week, ONIF presents a panel of LMU alumni who will share stories of cultural exchange through participation in postgrad fellowships abroad like the Fulbright U.S. Student Program and Gates Cambridge Scholarship. Each panelist will share a particularly memorable example of cultural exchange while abroad. This year's panelists include: Jenni Mendez, MA Higher Education Administration, 2021 Fulbright ETA to Romania Monique Mansour, BA Sociology, 2016 Fulbright ETA to Malta Carlos Mesa-Baron, BA International Relations, 2019 Fulbright Binational Internship to Mexico Dillon Rinauro, BS Biochemistry, 2019 Gates Cambridge Scholar Students and alumni of all majors are welcome! Bring questions for our panelists.

Contact Name

Cassidy Alvarado


Director of National & International Fellowships

E-Mail Address


Event Access

Free and Open to the Public.