Facilitator: Martin Walsh
Course: CTC - University Counseling in the International School
Date: 4-8 July 2017
Martin Walsh has been a facilitator with the CTC for the last seven summers. An experienced international educator Mr. Walsh spent eleven years teaching in Russia, Cambodia and Venezuela. Additionally, Martin has been a guest speaker at international schools in South Korea, Italy, Russia and China where he helped staff and faculty better understand the college admission process. From 2004 until 2008 Martin helped manage the undergraduate admission process at Santa Clara University and Stanford University. Since 2009 Martin has served as the college counselor at Harker School in California. He is a member of the National Association of College Admission Counselors (NACAC) and the California International Baccalaureate Organization. Additionally, Martin has been a guest speaker at WACAC, NEACAC and at numerous universities and high schools. His areas of expertise include: Trends in University Admissions, Access to Education for Undocumented Students, Writing Effective Letters of Recommendation, and Application Essays that Work.