- High School Summer Abroad
- Study Abroad
Ira Vasilyeva, Student Services Coordinator, joined CIEE in the summer of 2014. A graduate of the philology department of Saint Petersburg State University, Ira received an undergraduate degree in linguistics and a master’s degree in legal translating and interpreting. In high school, Ira spent a year in the U.S. as an exchange student, and this experience later evolved into her interest and engagement in the field of international education. At CIEE, Ira is primarily involved with the student onsite support, and in addition to that she is responsible for the Alternative Break volunteer project and for developing Russian Buddy program. Ira's true passion is traveling and exploring new cultures. In her free time, Ira also enjoys reading, blogging, and volunteering by teaching English and Spanish to young children.