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REAC Name: Chris Medalis

As one of 14 Regional Educational Advising Coordinators worldwide, the REAC represents the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State. In partnership with the Educational Information and Resources Branch, his primary task is to provide leadership and expertise in educational advising issues to EducationUSA advising centers, Public Affairs Sections and Consular Sections at U.S. embassies in over 20 countries in Europe. The REAC office is based in Bratislava, Slovakia.

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In The News

1 Studying abroad: US in a league of its own
Date: Thursday, May 19th, 2011

“I think students realise that going to the US says something about them,” says Lauren Welch, EducationUSA Adviser in London.
2 New Data Shows Increased Number of British Students Studying in the US
Date: Thursday, November 18th, 2010

What will rising tuition fees and limited places at UK universities mean for 2011-12 and beyond?
3 Postgrad Lives: "Taking this PhD has transformed my idea of what I want to do"
Date: Thursday, June 10th, 2010

"Universities in the US can give British graduates better resources and more choice" said author Rowenna Davis.


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