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Global Humanitites Institute

Core Workgroup 

A group of faculty and staff work with the Director to create all programs of the Global Humanities Institute. Members of the Workgroup represent several disciplines and skills, and include the participation of others at the College whose contributions to our work are valuable.

Rita Kranidis 
Professor,Department of English, Reading, Foreign Languages, and the American English Language Program
Director of GHI

In addition to the director, the core workgroup brings together Montgomery College faculty and staff with different expertise and areas of interest. The following is a list of members with their focus within the workgroup.

Nancy Nyland
Electronic Resources & Web Technologies Librarian
Focus: Library Resources

Marcia Bronstein
Professor, Department of English, Reading, Foreign Languages, and the American English Language Program
Focus: Learning Communities

Sharon Fechter
Professor and Chair, World Languages and Philosophy
Focus: World Languages

Shelley Jones
Professor, Department of English, Reading, Foreign Languages, and the American English Language Program
Focus: Service Learning

Carol Moore
Instructional Designer, Center for Teaching and Learning
Focus: Curriculum Design

Sharyn Neuwirth
Associate Professor, Department of English, Reading, Foreign Languages, and the American English Language Program
Focus: Fellowship Curriculum 

Deborah Stearns
Professor, Psychology
Focus: Assessment and Writing in the Disciplines

Laura White
Multicultural Training Specialist, CPOD
Focus: Cultural Training and Assessment


Ms Jovina Orme, Administrative Aide

The Global Humanitites Institute is a partnership with
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Help us Prepare Students for the Global Economy 

When you make a tax-deductible gift to the College’s Global Humanities Institute, the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) grant will provide 50% matching funds. Simply visit www.montgomerycollege.edu/onlinegiving, or contact the Montgomery College Foundation for more information at (240) 567-7900.


Global Humanities Institute •  7600 Takoma Avenue • Takoma Park, Maryland 20912

For general program information contact Dr. Rita Kranidis, Program DIrector • (240) 567-1617 • rita.kranidis@montgomerycollege.edu 
For event information contact Ms. Jovina Orme, Administrative Aid • (240) 567-1368 • jovina.orme@montgomerycollege.edu 

 

 


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