IUP Faculty to Teach in Sichuan International Summer Program

Posted on 4/23/2014 10:08:32 AM

The IUP Office of International Education is proud to announce that six of its faculty members have been chosen to teach in the Sichuan International Summer Program in Chengdu, China, June–July 2014. 

The IUP faculty members will join faculty from Sichuan University and numerous other international institutions for this undergraduate summer program.   

IUP faculty members going to ChengduFront row: Steven Jackson, (Political Science), Chauna Craig (English), Heide Witthoeft (Foreign Languages)
Back row: Lucinda Willis (Technology Support and Training), Tim Hibsman (English), Yasong (Alex) Wang (Hospitality Management)

In addition to these faculty members, seven IUP students have been chosen to participate in taking the courses:

  • Mohammed Alarjani, Human Resource Management
  • Stephanie Bachman, Hospitality Management
  • Veronica Caro, Chemistry
  • Kaitlin Grossman, International Business
  • Guadalupe Ortiz-Cortez, Political Science
  • Sierra Sailor, International Business
  • Rosemary Tropeano, Psychology

This is the second year for the Sichuan Summer Program, and is IUP’s first year for both faculty and undergraduate involvement. To learn more about study abroad experiences or overseas experiences, visit the IUP Office of International Education website.