GEO Staff

Katie Irwin, director of global education

Heather St. Germaine, assistant director

Constance Holden, program coordinator

GEO Ambassadors

Hampshire students who work with GEO to promote global education on campus:

Maggie Samuels 12F
A Div III student focusing on Middle Eastern Studies, Turkish language and culture, and translation, Maggie developed a self-designed field study for her spring 2014 and spring 2015 semesters that included Turkish language study in Istanbul, Turkey; New York, NY; and Madison, WI as well as an internship with the U.S. Department of State in Ankara, Turkey.

Yue Zhang 13F
An international student from China, Yue is a Div III student studying economics. Yue participated in a summer program through SIT in Brazil on Sports, Youth and Social Justice to compliment her studies and will spending the fall 2016 term doing a self-designed field study on the agricultural transition of a village in rural China.

If you are a work-study student interested in becoming a GEO ambassador, please email

Stay In Touch
With The Global Education Office (GEO)
Snail Mail
Global Education Office
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Phone + Email
Fax: 413.559.6173