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Taking global tourism to teachers

September 8, 2016

Posted by: Monique Thormann

CCMTI 2016 in session

“Notice that luxury tourism advertisements reflect large, expansive spaces – and the promise of quietude,” said Switzerland’s University of Bern Professor of Language and Communication Crispin Thurlow to 24 competitively

Humans: Living on the Edge since 200,000 BC

July 12, 2016

Posted by: rldavis

Are humans necessarily a terrestrial species?  Hannah Bassett (Marine & Environmental Affairs) argues that humans are equally aquatic.  Hannah is a Global Studies and Southeast Asia FLAS fellow in Tagalog.

Speaking about global issues to K-12 schools

March 16, 2016

Posted by: mbarnes7

Phil Neff at WSCSS Chelan 2016

Each year, the Jackson School of International Studies co-sponsors the Washington State Council for the Social Studies spring conference, a professional development event organized by K-12 educators. This year, the