Hello I-House friends! I am very excited to introduce a contributor to this blog, Liliana Cardile from Sicily, Italy. She has two very important roles at I-House:
Front Desk Operations Manager, where her smiling face, friendly “Ciao” and impeccable sense of Italian style greet visitors with a warm welcome.
As the Host Family Program Manager, Liliana serves as matchmaker to pair international residents with an American host family and coordinates fun social events. Learn more at: http://ihouse.berkeley.edu/programs/hostfamily.php
Liliana Cardile is an Italian journalist and has been covering Foreign Politics for the last 15 years for Italian newspapers, magazines and TV. Her university background is in Linguistics, dead and modern languages, Cross Cultural Communication and Journalism.
She moved to Berkeley five years ago and immediately fell in love with the Bay Area and with UC Berkeley. From January 6th she has been the new Manager of Reception Services at International House.
Contact Liliana Cardile at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at the front desk at 510 642-9490 (weekdays 10:30am – 7pm).