Ali Edington joined the ISSS team as an International Student Advisor in July 2020. She advises on immigration, cultural, academic and personal issues and works closely with the students at the regional campuses and with students who are academically at-risk. Ali earned her Bachelor’s from Ball State in Social Work and Spanish, then another Bachelor’s in Anthropology and a Master’s in Higher Education Administration with a focus on International Education at Oregon State University. She has lived in Mexico, Australia and Japan and has visited China, Thailand, Germany, Ireland, the UK, Spain, France, and New Zealand. Ali loves to kayak, do Zumba, hike, and try new foods. She’s also participated in some fun sports, including volleyball, rugby, sumo and roller derby.