2018-19 Global Scholars announced
Posted: Monday, April 16, 2018
The Institute for Global Enterprise is pleased to announce the Global Scholars for the 2018-19 academic year. They are: Su Jin Jeong, assistant professor of public health; Chuck Meacham, professor of theatre; and Pengcheng Xiao, assistant professor of mathematics.
Each scholar will receive a travel allowance to aid in their projects.
Su Jin Jeong will develop a program of research and student exchange comparing postpartum maternal and infant care in Korea vs. the US.
Chuck Meacham will utilize his skills and expertise from theatre to work with Habitat for Humanity Global Village projects.
Pengcheng Xiao will integrate math education from UE to Beijing.
As Global Scholars, the recipients of this award will engage in scholarship, curriculum development, and activities related to preparing our students and community for global leadership, citizenry, and success. The Global Scholars program is supported by the John H. Schroeder Global Scholar Endowed Fund and the Lilly Endowment.