Kasia Deręgowska

UK & Ireland Senior Program Coordinator

kasia@academic-solutions.com 

Kasia was born and raised in Poland.  After High School, she took a gap year and went as an au pair to Philadelphia. Over that time, she extensively travelled across the States and got to know American culture. Once at University back in Poland, she took an active part in University's social life, supporting especially Study Abroad Department, where she was overseeing incoming international students, being a part of the Erasmus Buddy Programme.

Kasia spent one semester studying at the University of a Coruna in Spain, where she enjoyed exploring Spanish culture as well as travelling around the country.

Having lived in four different countries, she considers herself a Global Citizen. Kasia truly likes being a part of London’s melting pot, yet at the same time she also loves reconnecting with nature as well as exploring different countries. She will be your guide and mentor in London!  

“Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don’t fight them. Just find a new way to stand.”
― Oprah Winfrey

Support/Responsibilities

  • Internship site development and placements

  • Organize and support student orientations, activities and excursions

  • Liaise with student housing providers

  • Support adjunct and visiting faculty

  • Assist with marketing and outreach activities

  • Communicate with sending universities

  • Special projects

Education

  • BA in English Philology at the State University of Applied Sciences. Konin (Poland).

  • Erasmus mobility. Universidade de a Coruńa. Spain.

Work Experience

  • Assistant Recruitment Manager. EF Education First. London, England.

  • Activity Leader. EF Education First. Oxford, England.

  • Culture Care Au Pair. Philadelphia, USA.