Bon Voyage, J-Term and Spring Study Abroad Students and Faculty! International Education Center December 12, 2012 Some students are studying for their final exams and finishing their last papers for fall semester. Other students are dreaming about and maybe even starting to pack for their courses abroad that will be here in no time. St. Thomas will send 461 students to 29 countries this upcoming J-Term. Along with our students, 26 undergraduate and graduate professors will lead those courses. We wish our professors well while on their courses abroad: UMAIE: Archaeology and History in Rome Ivancica Schrunk, History UMAIE: Australia: The Economy and Its Social Context Robert Riley and Agapitos Papagapitos, Economics UMAIE: In Byron’s Shadow: Romanticizing and Realizing Greece Amy Muse, English UMAIE: Chiseling God, History, Culture and Divinity in Ancient Greece Nathaniel Nelson, Graduate School of Professional Psychology UMAIE: Comparative Politics to the New Europe Kenneth Kemp, Philosophy; and Steven Hoffman, Political Science UMAIE: Culture and Communication in Post-Apartheid South Africa Kevin Sauter, Communications UMAIE: Islam in Turkey Adil Ozdemir, Theology UMAIE: Spanish Language and Culture in Spain Michael Scham and Daneil Tight, Modern and Classical Languages UMAIE: Spanish Language Through Cultural Engagement Merida, Mexico Juli Kroll and Shirley Nieto-Flores, Modern and Classical Languages UST: Diversity Issues in Counseling in Singapore (GRAD) Len Jennings, Graduate School of Professional Psychology UST: Ghana Today and Yesterday Sue Smith-Cunnien, Sociology and Criminal Justice; and David Todd Lawrence, English UST: Global Financial Services (GRAD) Michael Sullivan, Finance UST: Marketing in Emerging Markets (GRAD) Lisa Abendroth, Marketing UST: Millennium Development Goals for Biology, Health, and Economics in Botswana Jill Manske, Biology; and Suzanne Wisniewski, Economics UST: Regional Geology and Geological Field Methods Melissa Lamb, Geology UST: Roman Structures and Art – 2,500 Years of Contributions to Modern Society John Walker and Barbara Zell, Engineering UST: Tropical Neuroecology in the Bahamas Kurt Illig and Timothy Lewis, Biology UST: Visual Communication in Italy Robert Craig, Communications Many students also will be leaving campus soon for their spring semester studies abroad. We are sending 138 students abroad to 16 countries, with the top five being Italy, Spain, United Kingdom, Australia and Argentina. Bon voyage, and travel well students and faculty! We know everyone will make St. Thomas proud.