Study abroad trip 'empowers' Grainger Engineering faculty


study abroad group of faculty in Jamaica
Wayne Chang (far left) with the faculty-led study abroad group. 

MechSE Lecturer Wayne Chang was one of a handful of Grainger faculty who recently traveled to Petersfield, Jamaica, to help clear land to make way for a community farm and garden. 

Along with Chang were MatSE Assistant Professor Daniel Shoemaker; Meredith Blumthal, assistant dean of International Academic Partnerships and director of International Programs in Engineering; Jonathan Makela, associate dean for the Undergraduate Programs Office; and other folks from The Grainger College of Engineering. The group traveled over the winter break on the faculty-led study abroad.

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