Student-athletes constitute an important component of campus culture and yet, their participation in education abroad is minimal given many circumstances.
This e-learning short course is designed to provide higher education professionals with the tools for supporting student athletes studying abroad and how to build collaborations with colleagues in athletics departments.
Through a five-step framework, this course will help you:
- Have a Game Plan
- Build a Team
- Know the Rules
- Speak the Language
- Be a Champion
Please note that all Diversity Abroad Short Courses are available for 7 days after purchase. Check out our Frequently Asked Questions for additional information.
Co-Founder & Director of Institutional Relationships of Global Players, Study Abroad for Student-Athletes
About the instructor
Tara Michael is a former Division I student-athlete (Women’s Lacrosse) who studied abroad in Namibia and South Africa after tearing her ACL in college. Michael went on to play and coach in Australia, England, Germany, and the Czech Republic before settling in the Netherlands where she now resides and coaches the Dutch U19 and Women’s Senior National Teams. She is the Co-Founder & Director of Institutional Relationships of Global Players, Study Abroad for Student-Athletes - founded in 2008 specifically for student-athletes with athletic programming to complement academic coursework and professional internships.