SAP in England (AJ)–June 2018

“We must go beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths and untrodden depths of the wilderness and travel and explore and tell the world the glories of our journey.” John Hope Franklin, American historian On Monday 18 June, nine students and their WVC Study Abroad Program Faculty Leader, Victor Castillo (a faculty member in Administration of Justice in […]

SAP in Austria and Germany–June 2018

Sixteen students and their Faculty Advisor, Dr. Tim Kelly, are attending the Global Citizenship Alliance‘s Global Citizenship Seminar for students in June 2018.  Follow their adventures in this extended entry as Dr. Tim Kelly and the students detail their observations. The students are Hannah Curley, Savannah Marez, Mahdis  Gheibi, Rafael Alva, Aaron Minkoff, Mitch Brown, Anahita Said, […]

WVMCCCD BOT Approval of SAP Student Travel Budget

WEST VALLEY – MISSION COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING AGENDA at WEST VALLEY COLLEGE MAY 1, 2018 BOARD OF TRUSTEES Anne Kepner ∙ President Susan Fish Vice President Adrienne Grey ∙ Randi Kinman Jack Lucas Robert Owens Karl Watanabe Lani Yoshimoto ∙ MC Student Trustee Mikela Lazari ∙ WVC Student Trustee Patrick Schmitt ∙ Chancellor SUBJECT: […]

Report on SAP Student Scholarships

The WVC Study Abroad Program completed the process of awarding all Global Citizenship Study Abroad Program student scholarships for 2018. SAP worked with the Scholarship Committee and Advancement Office to process a total of 85 applications. A total of 45 students were awarded full or partial scholarships. These 45 very diverse students represent a multitude of majors and […]

Faculty Members Attend Seminar at Stanford University

“The gravest security threat of our time is the danger of a nuclear weapon being detonated in one of our cities.” William J. Perry in My Journey at the Nuclear Brink On 16 March 2018 the Stanford University Global Studies Education Partnership for Internationalizing Curriculum (EPIC) and the Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE) held […]