Meet the Team

Team CIES is a group of volunteers from throughout the College of International and Extended Studies that work together to bring quality and fun event for staff. The purpose of this team is to promote team building and team bonding. Below, you will be able to see who is currently on the team and find the recent event summaries. 

Members include:

Amie Shipman

Brittney Terry

Erik Aguas

Eric Valdez

Christine Stradford

Mohammed Abassi

Tram Luu


Summer Ice Cream Social


Summer Ice Cream Social

 Members of the College of International and Extended Studies circle together to play a quick game of Icy Potato in the hot sun during the CIES Ice Cream Social.

Team CIES brought fun into the sun for the staff members of the College of International and Extended studies. Staff members came from all departments enjoyed fun activities, socializing, and consuming delicious ice cream delivered by Spartan Catering. The purpose of this event is to bring together our college as a whole to develop relationships outside the normal work environment.

"Mingle and Jingle" Winter Event (Upcoming December 2016)


Team CIES will be bringing the College of International and Extended Studies to celebrate the Winter Season, end of the fall semester, and end of another productive year for the college. The College came together to experience team bonding activities, create fun memories, and enjoy one last meal together before the Winter Break.