The Office of Education Abroad

Main Desk: (575) 646-5107

Angelina Palumbo: (575) 646-4334
Caitlin Dugas: (575) 646-7266
Kari Cena: (575) 646-5107



The U.S. Department of State Travel Emergencies Abroad Page allows you to look up the nearest U.S. Embassy’s location, contact information, and emergency telephone number. The page also has info on what to do in the following situations:

  • Lost & Stolen Passports
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Victims of Crime
  • Arrest & Detention
  • Missing Persons & Contacting Loved Ones
  • Parental Child Abductions
  • Death Abroad
  • Natural Disasters
  • The State Department’s Role in a Crisis

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In case of an emergency abroad:


During Office Hours (M-F 8am- 5pm): Angelina Palumbo 575-646-4334

Office of Education Abroad After-Hours EMERGENCY ONLY: +1 (208) 405-1181


Department Contacts

College Name Email Phone
Agriculture, Consumer and
Environmental Sciences
Dr. Jerry Hawkes (575) 646-2322
Arts and Sciences Jeff Longwell (575) 646-2726
Business Dean Kathy Brook (575) 646-5431
Education Deborah Gouldsmith (575) 646-3404
Civil Engineering Dr. David Jauregui (575) 646-3514
Chemical and Materials Engineering Dr. David Rockstraw (575) 646-7705
Industrial Engineering Dr. Ed Pines (575) 646-2730
Electrical Engineering Dr. Satish Ranade (575) 646-3704
Mechanical Engineering Dr. Gabe Garcia  (575) 646-7749
Engineering Technology Dr. Thomas Jenkins (575) 646-2236
Health and Social Services Dr. Karen Kopera-Frye (575) 646-3526



Financial Aid Advisors

NOTE: Financial Aid Advisors and Processors use the last two digits of the Aggie ID number for student and/or processing assignments.

Name Numerical Assignment Email
Travis Juszkiewicz 00-24
Laura Renteria 24-49  
Melanie Tellez 50-74
Veronica Martinez 75-99
Cyrena Alfaro ISE/Study Abroad Advisor