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Staff Spotlight, Tara Augustine

We would like to introduce the newest addition to Schiller Florida: Tara Augustine. Tara is our new International Director of Admissions. She comes to us with over 7 years of experience in higher education and has worked in South Florida, Maryland/DC, and recently the Tampa area. Tara lives in the Tampa Bay area with her husband and her 10 year old son. Plus, an interesting fact about Tara is that she was on 2 episodes of Family Feud with Steve Harvey in 2013. The staff at Schiller would like to WELCOME Tara to our team

Schiller Professor Gour Saraf Book Presentation “Two Allied Cuisines”

Schiller International University requests the pleasure of your company for Professor Gour Saraf´s book “Two Allied Cuisines” on Spanish and Indian Cuisine to be held at: SIU Madrid Campus on September 29 , 2016 at 7.30 pm. _The Presentation will be followed by a Cocktail_ “Reading means travelling by oneself ” Juan Gelman says, the book ” Two Allied kitchens ” written by Gour Saraff and Alex Spice it is an example of this. The book discovers not very well known aspects of the Hindu cuisine and talks about Spanish cuisine, Mediterranean diet and health; the conductive thread of the book is Gour’s trips. The book contains recipes with the proposal to enrich some plates of the Spanish cuisine with 7 indian spices to enhance not only its flavor but also to improve our health, an overall revolution. The book is meant for foodies but also for those who agree with Hipócrates, on the thought ” that your food is your medicine “.

Schiller Welcomes Ambassador Zlatko Bars-Dimitroff

At Schiller, we always seek to ensure that our **International Relations and Diplomacy** program combines the academic depth of a graduate school with the practical policy focus of a professional school. To that end, we continuously look for faculty with both academic and practical experience in their disciplines. Accordingly, we are proud to welcome **Ambassador Zlatko Bars-Dimitroff**. A doctor of law, Ambassador Dimitroff has held multiple high-level positions in the governmental and intergovernmental sector. Taking a month’s leave to join us again at Schiller from his position as **head of a United Nations Field Office** in the Central African Republic, Dr. Dimitroff will conduct a **course on Conflict and Peace Strategies** as well as deliver open lectures on the topic for the wider community. This is the third time that Ambassador Dimtroff teaches at Schiller and an exciting opportunity for our students to learn first hand from a seasoned professional actively working in the discipline he teaches.

Schiller in Africa

Paris Campus Director Dr James Brown will be participating next week in the Education Trade Mission to Africa, visiting South Africa, Ghana and the Ivory Coast. Organized by the United States Department of Commerce, the mission will bring together key actors in international education with the aim of establishing stronger links between Schiller and the American communities on the African continent.

Throughout the week, Schiller will be attending Education Fairs, networking events withAmerican businesses and US Ambassadors, as well as meeting with Higher Education advisors at some of the countries’ top schools. With the rise of young Africans looking to study abroad and the rise in demand for international graduates in Europe, Schiller is very excited to be part of this unique opportunity!

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