Title: Study Abroad, Web Communications & Marketing
Building: 3620 Varsity Drive
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
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.