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OIP

Chanomi Maxwell-Parish

Title: Study Abroad, Web Communications & Marketing
Department: OIP
Building: 3620 Varsity Drive
Email: studyabroad@uttyler.edu
Phone: 903.565.0062

Biography

Ms. Chanomi Maxwell-Parish joined The University of Texas at Tyler in 2016 and coordinates study abroad advising for short-term travel study programs and exchange programs; serves as the USAC liaison for summer, semester and year-long programs; and leads the UT Tyler annual Costa Rica Service Learning Travel Study Program. She also serves as a substitute teacher in the OIP Intensive English Language Institute (IELI), assists with web communications and marketing, and is an OIP Passport Acceptance Agent.

Chanomi received her M.F.A. in creative nonfiction writing from Northern Michigan University. She has taught language and writing skills at levels ranging from preschool to college, and has worked in development and communications for nonprofit organizations, colleges and corporations. She received her B.A. in Spanish and journalism from the University of Minnesota, which included one year of study at the University of Costa Rica and a month-long study in Tepoztlán, Mexico. She has also traveled to The Bahamas, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, England, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Nicaragua and Panama.

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