UE Names Holly Carter as New Director of Harlaxton College Programs

Posted: Wednesday, August 26, 2015

The University of Evansville and Harlaxton College has announced the appointment of Holly Carter as director of Harlaxton College Programs, based at UE. The University of Evansville’s study abroad program at Harlaxton College has recently been ranked number one in America by BestCollegeReviews.org.

Carter’s duties include overseeing Harlaxton College enrollment management and institutional relations among Harlaxton College Partners. She will serve as a critical liaison between UE, the Harlaxton College Partners, and the Harlaxton College administrators. In addition, Carter will manage Harlaxton College student recruitment, orientation, and related events at UE as well as assisting with the development and review of semester curriculum.

Carter’s most recent position was director of international education and faculty associate at St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas, where she oversaw a comprehensive international education operation that managed study abroad programs, provided services to international students and scholars, and supported curricular development.

Her teaching areas include public health, sociology, and global studies. She holds leadership roles in international organizations including NAFSA and Habitat for Humanity International. She earned her PhD in health services research from the University of North Texas and master’s degrees in public health (UNT), philosophy (University of Glasgow) and social work (University of Texas at Arlington).

“Holly’s diverse and extensive experience both in the UK and at various universities in the US will be invaluable as we continue to leverage Harlaxton College as the premier study abroad destination,” says Wes Milner, executive director of international programs. “We are very excited to have her join the UE community.” 

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