Wang Center for Global EducationStudent Opportunities

J-Term 2014 Course Offerings

With 23 program offerings to choose from, 310 PLU students participated in these study away courses (featured below) during J-Term 2014.

International Offerings:

Journey to the End of the Earth: Antarctica and Argentina

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Charles Bergman, English
bergmaca@plu.edu

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Australian Media

COURSE CLOSED

Arthur Land, Communication
landam@plu.edu

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Music Capitals of the World

COURSE CLOSED

Edwin Powell, Music
powellec@plu.edu

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Caribbean/Cuban History

COURSE CLOSED

Gina Hames, History
hamesgl@plu.edu

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Comparative Ecology of Latin America

COURSE CLOSED

William Teska, Biology
teska@plu.edu

Supplemental Application: You are advised to complete the supplemental application form between the 21stof February and the 22nd of March (If possible, please attend the information session on the 20th of February prior to submitting the application). The date that your supplemental application is received will be used to establish the priority in assigning the cabins on the boat in the Galápagos Islands.

The supplemental application form should be returned directly to Wm Teska, while other application materials concerning study of J-term off-campus should be sent to the Wang Center. It is recommended that you either have your finished supplemental application put in Mr. Teska's campus mailbox or slid under his office door (Room 143, Rieke).

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The Industrial Revolution

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Solveig Robinson, English
robinssc@plu.edu

Peter Grosvenor, Political Science
grosvepc@plu.edu

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England with a Real Hairy Potter

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Steven Sobeck, Art
sobecksm@plu.edu

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Tudor England

COURSE CLOSED

Michael Halvorson, History
halvormj@plu.edu

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European Roots of Child Development Study

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Christine Moon, Psychology
mooncm@plu.edu

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Church History Studies:
Reformation Initiatives for the Poor in Rome

COURSE CLOSED

Samuel Torvend, Religion
torvensa@plu.edu

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*NOTE: A supplemental application form is required for this program! Please download the supplemental application, type your responses, save it to your computer, and send the completed form directly to Professor Torvend as an email attachment before 5:00pm on March 18th. Once your supplemental application form has been received, Professor Torvend will contact you to schedule an interview. Interviews will be scheduled during March 18-22 and April 1-5. If you have any questions about the supplemental application form or the interviews, please contact Professor Torvend directly.

A general Wang Center Study Away application form is also required. Please download the Wang Center application and submit a printed copy along with your application fee to the Wang Center before 5:00pm on April 12th. If you have any questions about the general Wang Center Study Away application form, please contact the Wang Center: wang.center@plu.edu.

Investigating Environmental & Economic Change

COURSE CLOSED

Karen Travis, Economics
traviskm@plu.edu

Martin Wurm, Economics
wurmma@plu.edu

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Liberia: Post-traumatic Growth of a Nation

COURSE CLOSED

JoDee Keller, Social Work
kellerjg@plu.edu

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French Language/Caribbean Culture

COURSE CLOSED

Rebecca Wilkin, Languages and Literatures
wilkinrm@plu.edu

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Comparative Education - Namibia

COURSE CLOSED

Paula Leitz, Associate Professor of Education (on phased retirement)

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Learning While Tramping on the Tracks of New Zealand

COURSE CLOSED

Bradford Moore, Movement Studies and Wellness Education
moorebl@plu.edu

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Children's and Adolescent Literature

COURSE CLOSED

Jan Lewis, Instructional Development and Leadership
lewisjp@plu.edu

Judy Hassen, Instructional Development and Leadership
hassenjk@plu.edu

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Dialogue in Northern Ireland

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Amanda Feller, Communications and Theatre
fellerae@plu.edu

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Intensive Spanish in Uruguay

COURSE CLOSED

Giovanna Urdangarain, Hispanic Studies
urdangga@plu.edu

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Domestic Offerings:

Economics of Sports

COURSE CLOSED

Mark Reiman, Economics
reimanma@plu.edu

Norris Peterson, Economics
petersna@plu.edu

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The Religions of East Asia

COURSE CLOSED

Erik Hammerstrom, Religion
hammerej@plu.edu

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Existentialism

COURSE CLOSED

Sergia Hay, Philosophy
haysk@plu.edu

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Makah Culture Past and Present

COURSE CLOSED

David Huelsbeck, Anthropology
huelsbdr@plu.edu

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January Term on the Hilltop

COURSE CLOSED

Kathy Russell, Social Work
russelkz@plu.edu

Karen Fieland, Social Work
fielankc@plu.edu

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Cancelled Courses:

Exploring Egypt: From the Pharaohs to Cleopatra

Donald Ryan, Humanities
ryandp@plu.edu

Rochelle Snee, Classics (Languages & Literatures)
sneere@plu.edu

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Ethics and the Good Life

Greg Johnson, Philosophy
johnsogs@plu.edu

Intensive Performance Study: Conservatory Experience - Organ

Paul Tegels, Music
tegelspa@plu.edu

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Comparative Education

Frank Kline, Dean, School of Education and Movements Studies
klinefm@plu.edu

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Understanding the Art and Culture of Bali

Jp Avila, Art & Design
avilajg@plu.edu

Turkey: A Star where Middle East Meets the West

Ufuk Ince, School of Business
inceua@plu.edu

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Management Lessons from Literature

COURSE WILL BE OFFERED ON-CAMPUS DURING J-TERM 2014

Thomas Krise, PLU President
president@plu.edu

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