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Megan A. Scanlon

Megan A. Scanlon North American Representative, International Programs & Admissions

“One never reaches home,' she said. 'But where paths that have an affinity for each other intersect, the whole world looks like home, for a time.” -Herman Hesse

Megan began working for the American University of Beirut in 2012. She completed her bachelor’s at Hobart and William Smith Colleges and went on to earn a master’s in International Education at New York University. She is a frequent contributor to the DOC NYC and Stranger Than Fiction blogs, sits on the Bronx Documentary Center programming committee, and teaches at Yoga to the People. Megan highly recommends all things related to Marc Maron and Tom Robbins.

Articles By Megan A. Scanlon

3 Misconceptions About Study Abroad in the Middle East  Published 21 Dec 2017

Popular television shows and films frequently paint an image of the Middle East that is inaccurate, incomplete, and misrepresentative. News stories often fail to include context about the region. There are many local and foreign journalists doing excel...