Professor Andrew Hill has served as an international volunteer in Mexico, Costa Rica and the United Kingdom. He has visited 19 countries in Europe, South America and Australia. Hill studied abroad at Cardiff University (Wales), the National University of Ireland, Galway (Republic of Ireland), Trinity College Dublin (Northern Ireland) and participated in the TCD study abroad experience to the Hague (Netherlands). He teaches ethics at St. Philip's College.
Professor Migdalia Garcia leads the International Education Committee at Northwest Vista College. She has participated in study abroad programs as an undergraduate student (United Kingdom), a graduate student (Bolivia, Bangladesh and Canada) and helped lead them for the Alamo Colleges (Italy). Garcia has practical administrative experience as the Special Projects Coordinator for Northwest Vista College and has worked for Alamo Colleges since 2006.
Professor Irene Young has served as an Air Force family life program specialist in Incirlik,Turkey. During her time abroad she also served as an adjunct professor of psychology for both the University of Maryland-European division and Central Texas College-Mediterranean division. She has facilitated life enrichment studies in Germany and Turkey and has traveled to over 10 countries including Italy, France, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Canada, Mexico and Jamaica. Young has completed personal biblical studies in Jerusalem, Ephesus, and Cappadocia and has a special interest in how social psychology theory correlates to contemporary international issues, global problems and world events. She has been teaching psychology at St. Philips College since 1998.
Introduction to Ethics (PHIL 2306)
Introduction to the Humanities (HUMA 1301)
Social Psychology (PSYC 2319)
Students may earn up to 6 (six) credit hours upon completion of the program. Transcripts and credits are issued by Alamo Colleges based on grades submitted by faculty. Credits are awarded for the successful completion of the courses.
July 6-24, 2015
Alamo Colleges have taken considerable care in preparing information and materials for specific Study Abroad programs, and this information is subject to change. Although accurate at the time of publication, extended events could result in changes in dates, itinerary, costs and other aspects of a program. Revised information will be provided as soon as it is made available, and participants should check with the faculty leader or the District Office of International Programs for the most recent information. Alamo Colleges will not be held responsible for unintentional misinformation.