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, Japan, Myanmar, South Africa, and Ghana


Teaching Overseas:

Member of faculty for Spring 2017 Voyage of Semester at Sea. (Ports: Japan, Shanghai/PRC, Vietnam, (South) India, South Africa, Ghana, Morocco)

• Film and Social Change
• Intro to Theatre
• Understanding Dance

Member of faculty, Fall 1998, Semester-at-Sea



  • 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 Conference coordinator:

Italy and Hawaii


Grant committees

Fulbright to Japan and Korea (scholars), 2001

Student Fulbright grant practice committee, Pancoast Fellowship committee for women researchers abroad (CWRU)