Study Abroad

Campus Events:

Steering committee, International Education Week, CWRU, November 2015 [Poster]


Course Design:

Served as co-coordinator of a Bioethics and Film study-tour to Barcelona and San Sebastián, Spain, in May (2010), in conjunction with the Dept. of Bioethics in the Medical School.

“Perspectives on the Art of Healing in Spanish Cinema” [PDF of Syllabus]

-Created curricula for study abroad in India and Japan


Teaching Overseas:

Member of faculty for Spring 2017 Voyage of Semester at Sea.

Film and Social Change
Intro to Theatre
Understanding Dance

Member of faculty, Fall 1998, Semester-at-Sea (H.K., Malaysia, Vietnam, Turkey)

Scholar, Michigan Center, Hikone Japan



  • Grantee, East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • International Student

-Friends World College (Global University of Long Island University), India, Israel, and Japan

-Year Abroad, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan

-American Field Service Foreign Student, Shikoku, Japan


Overseas Experience:

5 years in Japan, 5 months apiece in India and Israel

Conference/research trips to Spain, Italy, Denmark, Austria

Related visits to S. Korea, Bulgaria, New Zealand


International onference coordinator: Italy and Hawaii


Grant committees

Fulbright to Japan and Korea (scholars), 2001

Student Fulbright grant practice committee, Pancoast Fellowship committee