Loyola University Chicago

International Student and Scholar Services

Meet Our Team


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Marian Carlson

Associate Director 
PDSO/ARO
Lake Shore Campus
mcarl2@LUC.edu

Marian joined Loyola University Chicago's Office for International Programs in 2006 as a member of the Study Abroad team.  After nearly 7 years of assisting outbound students, Marian moved into her current role as an Advisor with International Student and Scholar Services in 2013.  Marian holds a B.A. in Sociology of Law, Criminology, and Deviance/Psychology from the University of Minnesota. When she isn’t in the office, Marian loves exploring new Chicago restaurants, playing tennis, and traveling. 


Ryan Radebaugh

International Student and Scholar Advisor
DSO/ARO
Lake Shore Campus
rradebaugh@luc.edu

Ryan joined Loyola University Chicago's Office for International Programs in 2016 as an Advisor with International Student and Scholar Services.  Ryan holds a B.A. in Spanish from Bluffton University and a M.A. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages & Applied Linguistics from the University of Findlay.  Having lived and worked in Mexico, Costa Rica, and South Korea, Ryan enjoys traveling and meeting new and interesting people.

 


 

Molly Jordan

International Student and Scholar Advisor
DSO/ARO
Lake Shore Campus
mjordan6@luc.edu

Molly started with Loyola University Chicago's Office for International Programs in 2018 and works with the International Student and Scholar Services team as an advisor. Previously, Molly worked at the University of Findlay in Findlay, OH as an international admissions counselor and was an English instructor in South Korea for five years prior to that. Molly holds an M.S. in Global and International Education from Drexel University and a B.A. in English from Marquette University. When not at work, Molly enjoys baking, kickboxing and watching movies.

 


 

Eliza Plous

Faculty Immigration Coordinator 
DSO/ARO
Water Tower Campus 
eplous@luc.edu 

Eliza spent 2.5 years as Loyola’s Undergraduate Admission Counselor for East/Southeast Asia before joining the ISSS team in 2019. She has traveled extensively throughout Asia and Europe, including living in Hungary for 1.5 years. She has studied Hungarian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, and Mandarin, and dreams of adding Hindi to that list so she can sing along to her favorite Bollywood songs. When Eliza is not assisting Loyola’s J1 scholars and H1B employees, she is probably cooking spicy foods and watching Wayne’s World. Eliza holds a B.A. in History from Beloit College and an M.A. in International Education from SIT Graduate Institute.