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Staff : Gretchen Turner

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Gretchen Turner


Wednesdays 1-4 or by appointment

Education Abroad Program Manager

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B.A., International Studies, specialization in Latin American Studies (Spanish Minor, English Minor), The Ohio State University.
M.A., Public Policy and Management, John Glenn College of Public Affairs, The Ohio State University.

Job Responsibilities

Responsible for budgetary oversight of Ohio State faculty led study abroad programs.

Study Abroad and International Experience

  • Two study abroad programs in Mexico: Spanish language at Cemanahuac Educational Community in Cuernavaca, Morelos; Mexican trade and development at the Colegio de Post Graduados in Texcoco.
  • Studied abroad in Havana, Cuba as a graduate student on OSU’s Performance and Culture in Cuba Program (2002-2003)
  • Business travel to China (Wuhan, Shanghai); participant in the 2015 OSU-WHU International Affairs Staff Exchange with Wuhan University.  

Favorite Aspect of Ohio State

Endless opportunities for students and staff from all backgrounds to have transformational experiences both on campus and abroad. Being part of a world-class institution with both grand, historic traditions and a modern, global reach.