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International Student Services

Meet Our Staff

Sylvain Chabra

Title: Associate Director
International Student Services
Phone: 803-777-7461


M.A. Foreign Language Pedagogy, University of Delaware, 2006
Maitrise American and English Literature, History and Government, University of Caen, 2004

Sylvain manages all programmatic activity for the international student body and advises students on various aspects of immigration and student life. He manages internationalization efforts on campus and in the Columbia community. Sylvain was born in France and was an international student in the U.K. and in the U.S. He has traveled throughout Europe, North America, the Caribbean, South-East Asia and the Middle East. 

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