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Meet Our Staff
As the director of international services, Wendy Badala, MA ’20, PDSO, RO, serves as the primary designated school official responsible for overseeing regulations for international students and scholars at all university campus locations. In her role to support campus internationalization, Wendy provides Adelphi students, scholars, and faculty with regulatory assistance as well as guidance regarding individual academic opportunities, cultural enrichment, and professional and leadership development. Wendy has served in various international support capacities at Adelphi since 2007 and has expansive education and experience in immigration advisement.
Shannon Harrison brings fifteen years of professional experience in the field of international education to Adelphi University. As the Designated School Official, Shannon advises and supports international students and ensures their records are updated in the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS). Shannon’s passion for international education stems from experiences she had as a student, including a gap year in Venezuela as part of the Rotary Youth Exchange and two years teaching English in Japan as part of the JET Program.
Rosemary Bradshaw has been at Adelphi for 18 years, the last 12 of them in the Center for International Education Office helping students study abroad. Rosemary shared her enthusiasm for travel with the students helping them become global citizens. In International Services since April 2020, she assists international students studying at Adelphi with their documentations and performs all administrative tasks.
Anastasia is our senior member of the International Services team. Originally from Russia, Anastasia has been studying in the United States since middle school. Living with her family in Brooklyn, she is pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies here at Adelphi University and plans to get her Master’s degree in the states as well. Anastasia is currently responsible for all employment and social security paperwork for all international students. She is a dedicated part of the staff, so wonderful to be around, passionate about sports and loves to help others.
Angelina Kolobukhova, an international student from Belarus majoring in neuroscience and music as well as part of the Honors College program, has been working at International Services since January 2020. She is passionate about singing and has travelled around Europe for international competitions. Angelina has wanted to come to the United States ever since visiting it at 11 years old, and her brother is also graduating from Adelphi with a BS in Information Systems. Angelina loves to travel and hopes to conduct research related to music cognition in the future.
Hello Adelphi Community, Born and bred in India, secured my undergraduate degree in business from University of Delhi, traveled the world, met some exclusive personalities, tried some exclusive food until I became a part of Adelphi community, who gave me a home away from home. I am currently taking my second masters degree after completing my MBA in Marketing at Adelphi University. I represent the Office of International Services and have held multiple positions on campus at different capacities. I welcome you with warmth and humbleness as I was exactly at the place where you are today. So lets get together and make dreams come true. Dream, Believe and Achieve.
Agga Minn Htun, but you can call him Agga for short, is a 21-year-old international student from Myanmar (also known as Burma), a country in South-East Asia. Agga is currently a junior pursuing a BFA in graphic design. He is interested in video editing, and his hobbies include reading, drawing, taking photos, and sometimes playing badminton. He plans to fully learn Japanese in the future. International Services is like a second home away from home for him.