International Studies Research Lab
The ISRL provides the opportunity for community college educators to come to the University Library each summer in order to expand their approaches to teaching and learning about globalization.
Syllabus: A Thematic Unit on Uzbekistan for Introducing Community College Students to Inquiry-Based Research and Writing in the Composition Classroom (2020)This five-week unit is designed to increase students’ awareness of Uzbekistan while also building their research and composition skills (see Unit 3 in syllabus). The unit is structured to research Uzbekistan’s history, ...
(2020)Despite growing international tourism and increased domestic interest in traditional Ghanaian foods, agritourism programs remain underdeveloped in Ghana. If Ghana can prepare now for the return of tourists post COVID-19, ...
(2020)The author attempts to seek out roles of a community college library in globalizing an institution. This study serves a three-fold purpose: 1) to take a closer look at the College’s curricula, as well as library collection ...
(2020)This teaching unit serve as a framework for community college faculty covering outside actors in the affairs of Lebanon. It introduce students to the complexity of Lebanese politics and society and demonstrate the impact ...
(2020)This class investigates the connections between key Latin American historical events of the twentieth century and texts written by Latin American women. It will focus on two historical novels, one autobiographical text and ...