International Student Council (ISC)

Utah Valley University's International Student Council supports international students and plans activities to help acclimate and integrate international students to life and academics at UVU. The ISC is comprised of broad spectrum of international students with varied talents, skills and backgrounds that liaises with the general UVU student government. ISC activities help international students create new friendships and share their native cultures, languages and cuisines with other UVU students and the community.

ISC MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the International Student Council is to promote international student success and bring a global perspective to Utah Valley University.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • International Festival
  • Mentoring Spring and Fall semesters
  • Work with English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Brazilian Carnival
  • Middle Eastern Conference
  • Chinese New Years
  • Culture Nights
  • Potlucks, Lunches, and Breakfasts

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

  • Willingness to volunteer
  • Attend meetings regularly
  • Enroll in the ISC leadership course CLSS 240R
  • Full time student
  • Passionate and friendly attitude
  • At least 2.5 GPA

SOCIAL MEDIA

2014-2015 ISC Members

Henry Nietes - Philippines

Philippines

President

Languages: Tagalog

Email: henrynietes@yahoo.com

Major: Technology Management

Student Success Committee

Vinicius Vitaliano - Brazil

Brazil

Vice President

Languages: Portugese

Email: vini_8mile@hotmail.com

Major: International Business

Camila Castiblanco - Colombia

Colombia

Secretary

Languages: Spanish

Email: camila_7593@hotmail.com

Major: Pre-Nursing

Seika Miyabe - Japan

Japan

Budget Secretary

Languages: Japanese

Email: seika0123@hotmail.com

Major: Business Management

Do Young Ro - South Korea

South Korea

Budget Secretary

Languages: Korean

Email: dyro1218@naver.com

Major: Business Marketing

Marie Essiko Poudiougou - Mali

Mali

English as a Second Language Facilitator

Languages: French

Email: essikopoudiougou@yahoo.fr

Major: International Relations

Jesler Molina - Venezuela

Venezuela

University Relations Facilitator

Languages: Spanish

Email: jeslergmolina@hotmail.com

Major: International Relations

Tamara Harutyunova - Armenia

Armenia

UVU Institute of Religion Facilitator

Languages: Armenian, Russian

Email: tamaraaru5@mail.ru

Major: Business Management

Caleb Tippetts - United States

USA

UVUSA Representive

Languages: English, Chinese

Email: CalebT@uvu.edu

Major: Political Science

 

Activities Committee

Yulia Yevdokimova - Ukraine

Ukraine

Vice President

Languages: Ukrainian, Russian

Email: yulyaevdokimova754@gmail.com

Major: Behavioral Science

Paola Rondon - Venezuela

Venezuela

Facilities & Food Coordinator

Languages: Spanish

Email: farola_2@hotmail.com

Major: Hospitality Management

Sergey Khrushchev - Ukraine

Ukraine

Publicity & Mareting Facilitator

Languages: Ukrainian, Russian

Email: thesergey07@gmail.com

Major: Graphic Design

Wai Yi Lam (Mercedes) - China

China

Publicity & Mareting Facilitator

Languages: Chinese

Email: lwy623@hotmail.com

Major: Biology

Ayuko Saigo - Japan

Japan

Activities Coordinators

Languages: Japanese

Email: ayukosaigo@gmail.com

Major: Hospitality Management

Adam Kim - South Korea

South Korea

Sports Coordinators

Languages: Korean

Email: ahramkim0@gmail.com

Major: International Business

Kadidiatou Coulibaly - Mali

Mali

African Region Coordinator

Languages: French, Russian

Email: coulibalykadidiatou94@gmail.com

Major: Business Management

Shun Nakajo - Japan/China

Japan

Middle East Region Coordinator

Languages: Japanese, Chinese

Email: sensin2911@gmail.com

Major: Marketing

Roman Sanchez - Mexico

Mexico

Latino Region Coordinator

Languages: Spanish

Email: sanchez.rooman@hotmail.com

Major: International Business

 

Judiciary Committee

Henry Nietes: President

Marie Essiko Poudiougou:  ELS & African Region Facilitator

Tamara Harutyunova:  UVU Institute of Religion Facilitator

Kadidiatou Coulibaly:  African Region Coordinator

Roman Sanchez:  Latino Region Coordinator

Caleb Tippetts: UVUSA Representive