Faculty & Staff

Ms. Arias is an experienced study abroad professional.  She manages the study abroad office, advises students and administers faculty-led, exchange and study abroad programs.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication and Psychology from Truman State University.  She is an active member of the College Consortium for International Studies (C.C.I.S.), and has been the Chair of the Annual Conference for many years.  Arias studied Spanish at the Centro Lingüístico CONVERSA in Costa Rica. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Middleburg Consortium for Transatlantic Studies, a member of MOCON: the Missouri Consortium for International Programs, and of the Council on International Educational Exchange (C.I.E.E.).