The Faculty Internationalization Grant (FIG) Committee is pleased to announce the Third Annual FIG Lecture Series for 2013.
Eleven full-time faculty, supported either by the UIU Faculty Internationalization Grant or Summer Stipend, traveled during the summer of 2013 to conduct research and bring their experiences back to the classroom.
- Dr. Lisa Guinn, assistant professor of history - Letters lead to discussion on developing independent women in the 19th century
- Dr. Sarahh Scher, assistant professor of art - Summer stipend leads to amazing discovery in Peru
- Dr. Roland Vazquez, associate professor of social science and anthropology - Vazquez and Vazquez conduct research in Cuba
- Magdalena Vazquez, Spanish faculty - Vazquez and Vazquez conduct research in Cuba
Faculty Internationalization Grant (FIG)
- Dr. Don McComb, professor of graphic design - Vietnam research informs student design projects
- Jerry Wadian, retired associate professor of speech - Retired professor returns to Vietnam after 40 years
- UIU five find Cuba a country of contrasts
- Dr. Tom Jorsch, assistant professor of history
- Dr. R. Kevin Mackin, assistant professor in the Andres School of Education
- Dr. Katrina Farren-Eller, assistant professor of English
- Dr. Eric Eller, associate professor of international business
- Dr. Brian McQueen, assistant professor of sociology and criminal justice