Author Archive for Don Gogniat

Don Gogniat worked as an administrator for Penn State University and Chancellor for Penn State York before retirement. He served in the Peace Corps and worked as regional planner for the Costa Rican National Planning Office. Gogniat also sailed multiple times on Semester at Sea where he taught geography, global studies, and served as Executive Dean. His hobbies include travel, billiards, hiking, biking, and photography. His photographic work has appeared in newspapers, magazines, and juried exhibits. He plays a fair game of “nine ball.”

Another Trip around the World

I feel very fortunate to have been part of the Fall Semester at Sea voyage around the world.  I taught Global Studies again, my fifth time for that course.  The countries included, Iceland, Germany, Spain, Ghana, South Africa, India, Myanmar, Vietnam, China, Japan, (and Hawaii) and back to San Diego. 570 students and 207 days.  It was a good trip…

CV of the Director of the Center for the Study of Human Trafficking In South-Central Pennsylvania

  STEPANKA KORYTOVA-MAGSTADT Curriculum vitae Director, Center for the Study of Human Trafficking South-Central Pennsylvania stepanka@psu.edu (812) 679-8204 EDUCATION Ph.D., Charles University, Prague, CZ, History: Dissertation: Czech Emigration Beyond the Mississippi, 1860-1900 M.A., University of Nebraska-Kearney, History: Thesis: Dr. Olga Stastny, Her Service to Nebraska and the World B.A., (Honors), Southampton University, UK, Modern European and American History: Bachelor’s Dissertation:…

A Successful Start for the Center for the Study of Human Trafficking in South-Central Pennsylvania

After many appointments, discussions, and presentations it is clear that the Center for the Study of Human Trafficking in South-Central Pennsylvania has become a reality.  Approximately 2/3rds of the funds needed will be from the salaries paid from teaching the college courses.  The additional amount has been obtained from local foundations and agencies.  We are ready to begin this fall…

Example of A Course from The Center for the Study of Human Trafficking

Spring Semester 2016 International Studies Department, Course Number I 435 31035/31036. A Practicum Course Title: Sex Trafficking and Domestic Violence at Crossroads Syllabus Instructor: Stepanka Korytova, Ph.D. Office: SGIS 1006 Office hours: M-W 5:15-6:15, and by appointment 812-856-9106 stepkory@indiana.edu About the Course   Class meeting days and times:  M-W 4:00-5:15pm Class location: Cedar Hall C 101 Required texts and materials:…