Global Education Committee

The Global Education Committee serves as an advisory committee for the Wang Center for Global and Community Engaged Education. This includes, but is not limited, to: reviewing study away policies and procedures, assessing the academic quality of approved programs offered to PLU students, promoting and advocating for Wang Center initiatives, and connecting the Wang Center to the rest of the campus community.

View the Global Education Plan.

2021-22 Global Education Committee

NameGEC RoleCommunity AffiliationEnd of Term
Giovanna UrdangarainChairAssociate Professor of Hispanic Studies2022
Jennifer JamesCo-SecretaryAssociate Professor of English2023
Renzhi CaoCo-SecretaryAssistant Professor of Computer Science2023
Heather MathewsFaculty MemberAssociate Professor of Art & Design2024
Kelsey EagenAdvisory MemberAssistant Director, Academic Advisingongoing
Angie HambrickAdvisory MemberAssistant Vice President for Diversity, Justice, and Sustainabilityongoing
Joanna GregsonAdvisory MemberProvost and Vice President for Academic Affairsongoing
Paul ManfrediAdvisory MemberChina Gateway Program Director and Professor of Chineseongoing
Tamara WilliamsAdvisory MemberExecutive Director of the Wang Center and Professor of Hispanic Studiesongoing
Marissa AulgurStudent RepresentativeGlobal Studies, French, Economics, Peace Corps Prep2021