Candace Carolyn Ruta
Candace is responsible for recruitment, general administration, orientation, and visas for the Global Projects Program. She previously worked for a mid-sized program provider based in Western Massachusetts, where she was responsible for the admissions, advising, pre-departure, and visa process for programs primarily in Italy. She also advised on programs in Costa Rica, Czech Republic, France, Ghana, and South Africa. Candace earned her BS in Interdisciplinary Studies from Fitchburg State College (now Fitchburg State University), and went on to work in Residence Life before moving into Education Abroad. Prior to earning her MA in Intercultural Relations from Lesley University, Candace lived and worked abroad with a group of first year students studying abroad in Florence, Italy.