George works with students from all
over the world, but primarily Latin America, Asia, Europe, Canada, the
Middle East and the Caribbean (non-English speaking).
Contact George at email@example.com or facebook.com/UTGeorge
Hometown: Portuguese by birth, but grew up in Fall River, MA
High School: Durfee High School
University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth (bachelor's), School of
International Service at American University–Washington, DC (master's)
Degree: Bachelor's in political science/Spanish and master's in cross-cultural communication
Collegiate Activities: Spanish Club, Study Abroad Club, Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society
Favorite Thing About UT: The
long history of producing fine members of society both domestically and
globally. Plant Hall is really cool too. Where else can you work and
study in one of the finest examples of Moorish architecture in the
Favorite Spot in Tampa: Where ever there are good friends.
Best Place to Eat in Tampa: SOHO Oasis – best Middle Eastern food ever!
Tip for Incoming Freshmen (or International Freshmen, Transfers): Say
"hi" to strangers on campus. It's OK to do that here, and you may make a
lifelong friend from a part of the world you have always wanted to
visit. Now you have a place to stay!