Meet the Study Abroad Advisors

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Dr. Angela Miller, EdD

  • Advises for: France and Japan 
  • Specialties: Advising diverse students who are typically under-represented in study abroad (STEM, nursing, students of color, LGBTQI and non-traditional students)

Make an Appointment with Dr. Miller

Dr. Miller studied abroad in Germany, the Netherlands, France, and South Africa.  She also organized and co-led a team of faculty and students to India on an interdisciplinary study abroad program for several years.  Dr. Miller is a Fulbright Alumna (Germany) who has traveled and advised extensively throughout her leadership roles in the field of education abroad. She believes studying abroad is personally and professionally transformative for all students. Read more.

Autumn Beechler Stebing, Assistant Director of Education Abroad1

Autumn Beechler Stebing

Currently on leave - students should contact the advisor listed for the study abroad programs below:

  • The United Kingdom, Netherlands, EuroScholars, Arcadia STEM Summer Research -  Cami Ross
  • Ireland - Sara Spiegler
  • Research, internships, volunteering abroad, and advising pre-med students -  Dr. Angela Miller

Autumn studied abroad three times in her undergraduate career: a summer program to Mexico City, a semester abroad in the UK, and her last semester abroad in Rio de Janeiro after which she taught abroad for four years in Micronesia, then briefly in Mexico. Autumn has traveled extensively throughout Europe and Southeast Asia and visited CWRU’s study abroad programs in the UK, Netherlands, France, Italy, Spain, and South Africa. In fact, she used to advise for them all. Read more.

Sara Spiegler, Assistant Director of Education Abroad

Sara Spiegler

  • Advises for: Spain, Latin America, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand

  • Specialties: Advising engineering students, study abroad scholarships including Projects for Peace, and faculty-led short term programming

Make an Appointment with Sara

Sara studied abroad four times during her undergraduate career: two semesters in Spain, one in Madrid and the other in Valladolid, and two separate summers in Mexico: one in Xalapa and the other in Puebla. Sara has traveled extensively throughout Spain and has traveled to Ecuador, Chile, and Argentina. Sara completed her master's degree at University College Dublin. In 2018, Sara was awarded a Fulbright to South Korea which included site visits to CWRU’s study abroad programs there. Read more.

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Cami Ross

  • Advises for: Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Austria, Greece, the Middle East, Africa, India, China, Russia, The United Kingdom, the Netherlands, EuroScholars, and Arcadia STEM Summer Research

  • Specialties: Advising for non-traditional locations, helping students study abroad repeatedly, and applying study abroad experience to careers and the real world 

Make an Appointment with Cami

Cami studied abroad in Cape Town, at Cape Technikon (now Cape Peninsula University of Technology), and in China where she also interned with a marketing firm. Cami has also traveled in Germany, Turkey and throughout Southern Africa. She is passionate about language learning and non-traditional locations. Read more.

Short-Term Faculty-Led Study Abroad Courses

Students interested in faculty-led short term CWRU courses abroad (example: winter break, spring break, May term) are required to meet with the program director listed on that program’s application page.