Vanessa Rappleyea-Otto

Vanessa Rappleyea-Otto

Title:
Study Abroad Coordinator
Phone: 202-994-1649
Email:
vrappleyea@gwu.edu
Website:

Vanessa Rappleyea-Otto is the study abroad advisor for students in the School of Engineering and Applied Science. She also manages the Focus On Fall Abroad Community (FOFAC) program. While an undergraduate at the State University of New York at Oswego, Vanessa spent a semester studying abroad and teaching English in the Czech Republic and spent winter and summer terms in France, Benin, and Italy. Since graduating with her B.A. in Global and International Studies and Linguistics, Vanessa has earned her M.A in International Education at the George Washington University, worked on U.S. government international teacher exchanges, completed research in Cuba, and most recently served as the Assistant Site Director for a freshman study abroad program in Melbourne, Australia.