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Be inspired and join colleagues as they share their travel wisdom, photos, resources, and stories via Zoom all semester long. 

Trekking in Nepal:
A photo tribute

Tuesday, February 1 at 12:00 p.m.

Join Terry Martin as he presents stories and photos from five treks, he did in Nepal in 2019, including two that are widely regarded as among the most beautiful in the world: the Annapurna Circuit and the Manaslu Circuit.” 

Terry Martin

English Professor

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I was a white, gay, Jew in Uganda

Wednesday, February 16 at 12:00 p.m.

How to not take up space when the United States is constantly telling you to take up space. As in, how to not be an ass when you're traveling.

Check for the zoom link that day.

Ken Schneck

Education Professor &

Director of the LHE Program

Fall Foliage

Turkey: A Frequent Visitor’s Perspective Featuring an unforgettable trip on a Gulet
in the Mediterranean Sea

Wednesday, February 23 at 12:00 pm

 A frequent traveler to Turkey shares her perspective about traveling to the country. She’ll share some of her favorite places and recommendations for the best things to see and experience.

Check for the zoom link that day.

Mary Sasmaz

Pumpkin Stand

Svalbard: An Archipelago at Risk

Wednesday, March 2 at 12:00 pm

Michael Melampy will describe his cruise through the Svalbard Archipelago and show slides depicting the wildlife that he encountered including polar bears and walruses and provide evidence of rapid climate change in the arctic.

Check for the zoom link that day.

Michael Melampy

Rafting the
Grand Canyon

Tuesday, March 15 at 4:00 pm

Join Dick Little as he shares his experience rafting in the Grand Canyon. From the stunning views and gorgeous water, this tale will highlight one of the seven natural wonders of the world.

Check for the zoom link that day.

Dick Little


Solo Travel
with a Group:
Striking a balance in Glacier National Park

Thursday, March 24 at 4:00 pm

Sometimes it’s hard to find a travel companion – so how to check places off your bucket list? If you are new to solo travel, signing up for a group tour is a great option. Lisa Judge will share stories, tips, and photos from a group hiking tour to Glacier National Park.

Check for the zoom link that day.

Lisa Judge

Buckeye Trail Little Loop

Friday, April 1 at 12:00 pm

It’s right out your back door. Darryl Mika will share how he experienced 265 miles of Ohio on the Little Loop of the Buckeye Trail. He finished his trek in January.

Check for the zoom link that day.

Darryl Mika


Helping to Mitigate
US Deportation Related Gang Growth
in El Salvador

Wednesday, April 20 at 12:00 pm

Salvadorian deportees returning home are often drafted into gang life. Come and hear about a movement to help provide safe resettlement for deportees returning to El Salvador. 

Check for the zoom link that day.

Tim Morrison

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