Faculty participate in Nicaraguan immersion

By: Maddie Day ~Staff Writer~ Xavier faculty members traveled to Nicaragua this week to experience the country’s unique culture. Xavier’s Faculty Learning Communities (FLC), sponsored by the Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE), put together this week’s trip for “The Transformative Potential of Faculty Immersion.” CTE works to provide Xavier faculty with collaborative learning environments that will promote reflective, engaging and effective teaching. Participating faculty members include Josh Shanklin, Shelagh Larkin, Michelle Early, Shannon Hughes, Jill Segerman, Dr. Wendy Maxian and Dominique Brown. Shannon O’Neill, study abroad assistant at the Center for International Education, also made the trip. The group will … Continue reading Faculty participate in Nicaraguan immersion