Staff > Caitlin Rioux
Caitlin became a part of the Study Abroad Programs team in August 2015 as the Study Abroad Advising Assistant. She works with students studying on other SUNY and non SUNY programs, incoming exchange students, Global Ambassador (study abroad alumni/student volunteers) and coordinates study abroad scholarships administered by the office. Caitlin’s educational background includes a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Rochester and an M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration from the University at Buffalo. While studying at the University of Rochester, Caitlin spent a semester in Barcelona, Spain in 2009 studying politics and the Spanish language as a part of her International Relations major. Upon return, Caitlin assisted the U.S. Director for Educational Programmes Abroad, Inc. to administer student internships throughout Europe. Caitlin has a wide range of experience in higher education, having previously worked for UB's offices of Student Life and Campus Living. Caitlin has a broad understanding of the student experience and is passionate about helping students become global citizens as they prepare for their future careers and lives after UB!