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Gretchen McCarthy

Student Services Officer | France, Belgium, Switzerland, Africa, the Middle East

Gretchen has rejoined the ISEP team after interning as a Virtual Research Intern in the Member Relations department in summer 2020. She first studied abroad in Tours, France for a one-month long language immersion program and then returned to France in 2015 to study at the Université de Lille through ISEP. After graduating with her bachelor's degree from Hendrix College, she moved to mainland China to teach English. She spent 3 years in mainland China and Hong Kong before moving back to the US to start her master's degree. She is currently finishing her master's in French and International Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Gretchen's hobbies are studying foreign languages, yoga, trying new foods and traveling. She is currently learning Russian.