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College of Mount Saint Vincent Center for International Studies Presents a Symposium on Campus Internationalization featuring Keynote Dr. Andre Pierre Colombat


Riverdale, N.Y. – The College of Mount Saint Vincent Center for International Studies presents a symposium on Campus Internationalization featuring keynote speaker Dr. Andre Pierre Colombat from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, 2012 in the President’s Reception Room, Founders Hall.

Dr. Colombat is Dean and Director of the Office of International Programs at Loyola University Maryland. He has a solid background in study abroad and international program management, enforcing policies and procedures, and collaborating with partners in more than 20 countries.

He is also a Professor of French and has worked as on-site program director for Loyola’s program in Leuven, Belgium and taught at the Autonomous National University of Honduras. He was educated in France and the United States, and is fluent in French, English and Spanish. He earned his Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis.

About the College of Mount Saint Vincent
The College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, Catholic and ecumenical liberal arts college. It combines a strong core curriculum with a full array of majors in the liberal arts and selected professional fields of study, including accounting, business administration, education, and nursing. Through its School of Professional and Continuing Studies, the College extends its primary undergraduate mission by offering high quality graduate studies in business, education and nursing and an array of undergraduate and certificate programs serving non-traditional students. Mount Saint Vincent is located on a pastoral campus in New York City, with easy access to all the educational, cultural, and recreational opportunities that the City affords.