Exploring Community & Culture (C&C): C&C is designed to assist students to reflect more intentionally on their study abroad experiences. Using the concepts of community, culture, and context, the course…
Patti Brown came to her current position as Executive Director-Special Program Initiatives at the Institute for Study Abroad-Butler with forty years of experience in higher education, over twenty in
international education; her work with IFSA-Butler involves the development of an intercultural learning component. Previously, she was Associate Dean for International Programs at Franklin & Marshall College where she oversaw strategic development of their education abroad program and international student services. Active in many of the field’s professional organizations, she has presented numerous times at both regional and national conferences.
Patti Brown, Director of Special Program Initiatives, IFSA-Butler (2/2)
Patti Brown questions our use of the term “international.”
Patti Brown, Director of Special Program Initiatives, IFSA-Butler (1/2)
Patti Brown discusses the importance of finding your theoretical grounding in the field, and allowing it to evolve over time. Then, she describes how her own thinking has developed and…