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International Student Services

Meet Our Staff

Esther Mccartney

Title: Thinking Globally Graduate Assistant
International Student Services
Phone: 803-777-7461


PhD Counselor Education, University of South Carolina, anticipated May 2021

M.Ed. Clinical Mental Health Counseling with an Addictions Specialty, College of William & Mary

B.S. Psychology, North Greenville University

Esther is the graduate student coordinator for the Thinking Globally Program in ISS. She is a PhD student at USC in the Counselor Education program. Esther is a Nationally Certified Counselor and worked as a child and adolescent counselor in a rural school district of Virginia for two years. Esther has traveled to over 20 countries and 34 US states and is excited to be a part of the Thinking Globally to promote multicultural conversations between international students serving as ambassadors with students at USC and K-12 classrooms in the Columbia area.

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