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iBuddy Global Mentoring Program

iBuddy Global Mentoring Program

About the iBuddy Global Mentoring Program

OISS knows that good advice from friends and support from peers during a transition makes a big difference. The iBuddy program pairs incoming international students with trained and experienced UD mentors who connect them with the knowledge and resources to navigate life in the U.S. and at UD.

How You Can Get Involved

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Incoming International Student Mentee FAQs & Application
Experienced UD Student Mentor FAQs & Application

How iBuddies Stay Connected

iBuddy mentors and mentees communicate via emails and a Private Facebook Group. They also get together at iBuddy events and on their own. For questions, email oissprograms@udel.edu.

iBuddy Council Members

Our iBuddy Council members are key to ensuring the iBuddy Global Mentoring Program is enjoyable and impactful for both mentors and mentees. Meet our 2019-20 Council:

Akshay
Akshay Bhosale
India
PhD, Computer Engineering
Ashish
Ashish Chouhan
India
PhD, Mechanical Engineering
Laney
Delaney Crosley
U.S.A
Undergraduate, Political Science & Environmental Studies

Shukla
Shukla Das
India
Masters, Medical Sciences
Robert
Robert Ddamulira
Uganda
PhD, Energy & Environmental Policy
Yuksel
Yuksel Karahan
Turkey
PhD, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Meredith
Meredith Lindsey
U.S.A.
Undergraduate, Medical Laboratory Sciences
Ricardo
Ricardo Llamas Barba
Mexico
PhD, Water Resources Engineering
Sergio
Sergio Sepulveda
Colombia
PhD,
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Khushboo
Khushboo Verma
India
PhD, Biomechanics & Movement Science

2019-2020 iBuddy Mentors

Yasemin Akcan
Ali ALfeheid
Akshay Bhosale
Janina Boecher
Claire Bullard
Mahesh Chandra
Manish Chaudhary
Ashish Chouhan
Ioannis Vasileios Chremos
Laney Crosley
Shukla Das
Robert Ddamulira
Tianqi Fan
Yuksel Karahan
Nauman Khurshid
Robert Lasher
Ming Lian
Meredith Lindsey
Ricardo Llamas
Safiya Mansoori
Valentina Mascaro
Hiral Master
Aidan McCann
Emily Morgan
Oluwabukunmi Olayiwola
Kopo Oromeng
Lindsey Perez-Perez Maria Pontiki
Macarena Ramos Gonzalez
Sergio Sepulveda
Jessica Shih
Susanne Steele
Cheng Tan
Susan Varghese
Caitlin Velez
Khushboo Verma
Shiyun Yao
Ribo Yuan
Yixin Zhang

Photos from Past iBuddy Events

welcome
See photos of the 2019-20 Welcome Event
picnic
See photos of the 2019-20 Fall Picnic
trip
See photos of the 2019-20 Winter Field Trip