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WHAT PEOPLE SAY

Provost of Shenandoah University, Virginia, USA, Dr. Adrienne Bloss, May, 2019

“ As Director of Special International Initiatives with a focus on the Middle East/North Africa region  on behalf of Shenandoah University, VA, USA,  Dr. Indy  helped the university professionalize and define its international outreach programs in several ways, including laying groundwork for international recruitment ; serving as a liaison to the appropriate embassies in the U.S. and abroad; hosting embassy officials on campus,  supporting new collaborations; and researching and authoring a 55-page report bringing analysis and recommendations regarding Shenandoah’s IESL program. Her interpersonal and intercultural skills are impeccable; she is at all times warm, gracious, and welcoming of the opinions of others. Her work is of the highest quality and her presence puts others at ease. She is someone you want on your team and in the room.”

Frederick County Public School District, Virginia, k-12 ImmigrantYouth Workshop Participants, 3/2017 

" We want to thank you for guiding our ESL session on Immigrant Youth and helping us to create action plans for our buildings. "

" It is so great we had the whole day to work on our own specific plans!"

 Frederick County Public School District, Virginia, 6-12 Career & Tech Workshop Participants, 9/2017 

"Great session! The information was very helpful....much needed information."

" I think all content area teachers need this type of training as we've never had this before!"

"Wish we had more time to build the four steps into plans ! ”

      English Language Specialist, U.S. State Department

Deputy Chief of Mission, US Embassy, Doha Qatar 2012

"Her outstanding professionalism, expertise, and her first-class interpersonal skills make her highly effective"

Deputy Chief of Mission, US Embassy, Doha Qatar 2013

Sunday, February 3, 2013 the Deputy Chief of Mission attended the Closing Ceremony for the Qatar National Library – US Embassy English Language and Professional Development Program for the library staff.   The Embassy contracted the services of English Language Specialist, Ms. Indrani Ibrahim, to work with the library administration in designing a program in English for Specific Purposes . Also in attendance at the event was Dr. Claudia Lux, Project Manager of the new Qatar National Library initiative.  Dr. Lux was so impressed with Dr. Indy’s program that she invited US Embassy Doha to open an American Corner in the new Qatar National Library when it opens n the spring

Deputy Chief of Mission, US Embassy, Doha Qatar 2012

"Indy's contribution to mission engagement goals was measurable and we greatly appreciate her energy, creativity, and commitment.

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Dr. Zohreh Eslami, Texas A&M Qatar (Texas A&M & Qatar Univ Joint Teacher Preparation Program), 2008

"I was truly impressed with her level of energy, passion, enthusiasm and organization. She has a real thirst for literacy issues related to the education of ELLs and she reflectively and compassionately brought a scholarly, yet human dimension to her pedagogy. Many commend her intellectual ability and high integrity." " I strongly believe in Ms. Ibrahim’s superlative triumvirate abilities in the areas of teaching, research, and service!" 

   Director of Strategic Planning, Her Highness Sheikha Moza's Office

    Host Nation Project, Doha, Qatar 2011

"Dr. Indy Ibrahim is an extraordinary professional. I have seen many examples of her diligence, efforts and work ethic. She has exemplified extreme flexibility through the changes of a growing program."

Professional Development Workshop, Arwa High School Administration, Doha, Qatar, 2009

"We came away with new instructional and program ideas and strategies of how to support my English Language Learners. Thank you so much!"