Professor Janet Steele wrote to us from Indonesia to share news of the overseas Global Scholars program she took with several SMPA students. The trip concentrated on Media and Education in Southeast Asia.
I'm sending you a link to this week's "Email from America," which is my weekly column in Surya, the second largest newspaper in the city of Surabaya, East Java. I'm also going to cut and paste a translation below. I thought people might be interested in seeing both the original Indonesian and the translation of my account of the first week of our Global Scholars' trip.
Three of the seven students (Clara Pak, Andrea Vittorio, Jennifer Neuner) are SMPA majors. A fourth, Lauren Hepler, is a journalism minor.
The other day I was “blessed” with seven daughters. All of them are between 18-20 years of age. Each one is beautiful and smart. The seven daughters are my students at George Washington University (GWU). Right now, they are joining me and my colleague Joel for a two-week study tour of SE Asia. Read the rest of this entry »