Faculty-Inspired Team-Teaching Makes Internationalization Affordable

Faculty-Inspired Team-Teaching Makes Internationalization Affordable 1

Yunghi Kim for The Chronicle

Anthony Lemieux of the State U. of New York College at Purchase and James Fitzgerald of Dublin City U. have been teaching a course on the psychology of terrorism since 2009. They hold videoconferences via Skype.

Enlarge Image
close Faculty-Inspired Team-Teaching Makes Internationalization Affordable 1

Yunghi Kim for The Chronicle

Anthony Lemieux of the State U. of New York College at Purchase and James Fitzgerald of Dublin City U. have been teaching a course on the psychology of terrorism since 2009. They hold videoconferences via Skype.

When Jon Rubin, an associate professor of film and new media at the State University of New York College at Purchase, returned in 1999 from a five-month Fulbright stint in Belarus, he was eager to share his experience abroad with his American students. They evinced little interest. Until, that is, he showed them short films that his Belarusian students had produced, which differed starkly from their own work. Suddenly, they were intrigued and wanted to learn more about their European