What's Your Worldview?


Please join us on Monday, January 19, 2015 in this celebration of global learning! Dartmouth undergraduate, graduate, and professional students discuss and present on topics that delve into the complexities of our shared humanity.

Click HERE for complete Event Schedule & Presentation Descriptions


Opening Address - Haldeman 041 @ 11:30 a.m.

Remarks by Ryan West '14, U.S. Marine Corps Veteran, Introduction by Provost Carolyn Dever

SESSION 1 @ 12:15-1:00 p.m.

Lunch is available in session rooms

Studying Outside the Lines: Adventures in Italy, Morocco, Kuwait, and the United Arab Emirates

Presenters: Emily Estelle, Tanya Budler, Grace Benjamin

Fostering Economic Development in the Peruvian Andes: A Three-Phase Business Plan for Alpaca and Dairy Farmers

Presenters: William Hirschfeld, Juhi Kalra, Gurkaran Singh, Shinri Kamei, Ha Nguyen

Teach Your Children Well: Education and Identity in an Internationalizing Japan

Presenters: Kimberly Hassel, Hannah Perry, Ryo Maie

The Gods Must Be Killed: The Cultural Death of African Deities in the United States and Brazil

Presenters: Alphonso F. Saville, IV and Felipe Rodrigues

SESSION 2, 1:20-2:00 p.m.

Exploring the Nexus between Biomedical Research, Cross-Cultural Interaction, and Health Policy

Presenters: Karampreet Kaur, Laura McCulloch, Ana Pongrac

Home as Liminal Space: Cross-boundary, Inter-cultural Experiences in Home Communities

Presenters: Hannah Jung, Claire Park, Rui Zhang

The Power of Community Engagement in Facilitating Change

Presenters: Julia Weber, Kate Mahoney, Ryan Shelley

SESSION 3, 2:20-3:00 p.m.

A Polar Adventure: Undergraduate and Graduate Students Working Together in the Arctic

Presenters: Christine Urbanowicz, Becca Novello, Zach Wood, Sam Streeter

How Race Takes Place

Presenters: Sadia Hassan and Taylor Enoch-Stevens

Health Disparities in Underserved Populations

Presenters: Simone Wien, John Mascari, Murylo Batista

Russo Gallery Exhibit

A Snapshot of Afghanistan, Rianna Starheim '14

Closing Reception, 3:00-3:30 p.m., Russo Gallery

Remarks by Denise Anthony, Vice Provost for Academic Initiatives

Poster Sessions in the Kemeny Rotunda

Authors present, 1:00-1:20 p.m. & 2:00-2:20 p.m.

Andrew Nalani • Lucas Dube • Lily Michelson • Amy Yang • Jared Boyce • Chase Mertz • Tanya Budler