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College Talks: Grinnell College x Brandeis University
September 18 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am UTC+0
Get ready for our next College Talks series!
College Talks: Grinnell x Brandeis University
Saturday, September 18, 2021 at 9-10 AM JST
Brought to you by TA College and Admissions Consulting
Tokyo Academics is excited to partner with Grinnell College and Brandeis University!
Jon Edwards (Grinnell) – has been working in international admission for 25 years at highly-selective liberal arts and sciences colleges. He loves helping students navigate the US admission process and enjoys getting to know them more personally through his wife’s work as Grinnell’s Dean of International Student Affairs after they join Grinnell’s campus community. He did a high school study abroad year in Germany and has wanted to help make positive connections between people and cultures ever since.
Jing Zhang-Benavot (Brandeis)- grew up in Xi’an, China, along the eastern part of the Silk Road and home of the famous Terracotta Warriors. She earned her BA degree in business administration in China, and MS in higher education administration from the University at Albany-SUNY, as well as a graduate certificate in international education management. As the assistant director of International Admissions, she loves working with students and parents, guiding them through the college search process.
-Grinnell is known for its rigorous academics, innovative pedagogy, and commitment to social justice.
-Brandeis University’s ranking in the 2021 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #42.