Posts tagged with “Program Profiles” (All posts)

Linguistics and Culture in Japan

24 May 2022

Mike Flynn, faculty director for the Linguistics and Culture in Japan program, talks about the intersections of Japanese language, linguistics, culture, and history in this unique Spring Term program.

Linguistics and Culture in Japan

History, Religion, and Urban Change in Medieval and Renaissance Rome

10 May 2022

In this discussion with Victoria Morse and Bill North, the faculty directors for the Rome program talk about the ways that history, religion, archaeology, art, and urban studies combine to make this this Spring Term program so distinctive.

History, Religion, and Urban Change in Medieval and Renaissance Rome

Globalization and Local Responses in India

3 May 2022

Meera Sehgal and Brendan LaRocque, faculty directors for the Globalization and Local Responses in India program, talk about contemporary issues in India pertaining to economic development, gender & sexuality, and tourism, and the effects of globalization on local communities.

Globalization and Local Responses in India

(Beyond) Nationalism & Xenophobia in Central and Eastern Europe

19 April 2022

Mihaela Czobor-Lupp, faculty director for the (Beyond) Nationalism & Xenophobia in Central and Eastern Europe program, discusses the complex cultures, histories, and politics of Central/Eastern European countries. Learn firsthand from Mihaela about her experiences immigrating to the United States from Romania and the challenges she has faced while mediating between these two cultures.

(Beyond) Nationalism & Xenophobia

Studio Art in the South Pacific

8 April 2022

Eleanor Jensen, faculty director for the Studio Art in the South Pacific program, talks about the ways in which studio art and drawing are incorporated into an enriching curriculum of environmental and cultural studies in coastal Australia.

Final Critiques in the Print Class

Visions of California: Searching for the Golden State

3 March 2022

Mike Kowalewski, faculty director for Visions of California: Searching for the Golden State waxes rhapsodic about the histories, cultures, and legacies of California, and what makes the Golden State — and this OCS program — so special.

Visions of California Featured Program

Living London: City, Scene, Anthropocene

24 February 2022

Peter Balaam, faculty director for the Living London: City, Scene, Anthropocene program, discusses the fascinating world of urban studies, theater, and literature in London!

Living London Featured Program

Buddhist Studies in Bodh Gaya, India

3 February 2022

Arthur McKeown, faculty director for the Buddhist Studies in Bodh Gaya, India Fall 13-Week Global Engagement program, discusses the fascinating world of meditation, philosophy, and anthropology in India!

Buddhist Studies in Bodh Gaya, India

Climate Change and Human Health in Ethiopia

18 November 2021

This feature is a discussion with Tsegaye Nega and Deborah Gross, faculty directors for the Climate Change and Human Health in Ethiopia program. Read all about the fascinating world of household energy use, health, and climate change in Ethiopia!

Climate Change and Human Health in Ethiopia

Food, Forests, and Resilience in Oaxaca, Mexico

11 November 2021

This feature is a discussion with Constanza Ocampo-Raeder, faculty director for the Food, Forests, and Resilience in Oaxaca, Mexico program. Read all about the fascinating world of food and culture in Oaxaca!

Oaxaca Street Image; Food, Forests and Resilience WB22