Travel

When Translation Becomes Part of the Equation

When Translation Becomes Part of the Equation

When Dr. Luis Melara, associate professor of mathematics, arrived to teach linear algebra at the Indian Institute of Technology in Bhubaneswar, India, he felt that something was missing. None of the 160 freshmen in either of his two classes had the book that was listed on the syllabus, and only a handful of copies were available through the library.

A Minute With... Dr. Philip Henry

A Minute With... Dr. Philip Henry

Dr. Philip Henry loves the creative process, often comparing his work in counseling to art. Just as an artist changes mediums for different effects, he said that accepting the position as director of SU’s Counseling Center provided him with an opportunity to reinvent himself. Henry worked in private practice for about fifteen years then taught counseling at the graduate level for about
twelve years before coming to Ship in 2004.

Not All Who Wander… A World Traveler Shares Her Stories

Not All Who Wander… A World Traveler Shares Her Stories

Home is wherever Gigi Griffis ’05 drops her bags. For most of this past year, it was Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland. More recently, she biked across the French countryside. She wanders everywhere—Ghent, Belgium; Sayulita, Mexico; Florence, Italy. But she’s definitely not lost.