Center for International Studies Staff
Adrian Beaulieu is the first-appointed dean of international studies at Providence College, overseeing both study abroad and international students/scholars. Prior to that, he held study abroad director positions at Smith College and the George Washington University. Over the last 25 years, he has served on many program advisory boards and has presented at many national and regional conferences, especially on study abroad issues particular to private liberal arts colleges. He is a member of the Forum on Education Abroad, its working group on the Code of Ethics, as well as a certified reviewer for the Forum’s Quality Improvement Program (QUIP) evaluation process. He has an Ed.S. degree in higher education administration from the George Washington University and a S.T.L degree in theology and Christian ritual from the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University (in Berkeley, CA). He is most proud in being a charter member of Red Sox Nation.
Allie Agati - Assistant Dean of International Studies
Phone: (401) 865-2353
Allie is responsible for advising semester study abroad students in the School of Business and the School of Professional Studies, as well as advising all international students studying at Providence College. She earned a B.A. in English with a minor in Political Science from Providence College in 2011, and an M.A. in Intercultural Relations from Lesley University in 2015. While a PC student, Allie studied abroad at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia, during which time she developed an enthusiasm for international education. In her senior year, she began working at the Providence College Center for International Studies as a Peer Advisor, promoting study abroad and advising students. Prior to returning to the CIS professionally, Allie worked as a Travel Operations Coordinator at Education First and as a Study Abroad Coordinator at Northeastern University. She is excited to be working with fellow Friars as they navigate their international studies.
Denise Miller - Study Abroad Advisor
Phone: (401) 865-2668
Denise advises all students in the School of Arts and Sciences on semester study abroad opportunities, and is the designated advisor for all short-term study abroad. With daughters who studied abroad in Australia and Ireland, Denise experienced first-hand what the entire study abroad process entails for students, to say nothing of the parental anxiety such an experience often generates. Prior to her role as a Study Abroad Advisor, Denise spent six years working in the PC Off-Campus Housing Office, followed by seven years as the Administrative Coordinator in the Center for International Studies. As a result, Denise is well qualified to assist Providence College students with their study abroad plans.
Anna Iadeluca - Administrative Coordinator
Phone: (401) 865-2114
Anna is the front-line resource of the Center for International Studies. Prior to her position in the CIS, Anna spent five years working in the PC Office of Enrollment Services. In her former role as a Degree Audit Specialist, Anna worked closely with the CIS, assisting study abroad students and members of the faculty with the course articulation process. As a parent of a current college student and a future college student, Anna brings her understanding of the concerns and occasional apprehension felt by both parents and students alike.
Phone: (401) 865-2114
Kara Komprathoum '16 - SIT in Cape Town, South Africa & CIEE in Khon Kaen, Thailand
Kara is a senior with a major in Global Studies and a minor in Public and Community Service. She spent her entire junior year abroad in Cape Town, South Africa with SIT in the fall semester and in Khon Kaen, Thailand with CIEE in the spring semester. Kara saw her year abroad as eye-opening and transformative and returned with a great interest in multiculturalism and international education. As a peer advisor, Kara hopes to guide students to take advantage of this wonderful and unique opportunity that still allows them to achieve both their academic and personal goals. Kara is also a global ambassador for the Center for International Studies.