Community Resources

Global Education: Local Community Resource List

Person/Organization Description Contact Information
World Affairs Council of N.H. The World Affairs Council of New Hampshire is a non-profit, non-partisan organization fostering learning, discussion and citizen involvement in world affairs since 1954. The Council is preparing the Granite State for a global future by creating and sustaining international connections that enhance our state’s cultural, economic and civic life; building global knowledge and understanding through educational programs for communities and schools on foreign policy; and furthering the development of international leaders in partnership with the U.S. State Department.The Council is a member  of the World Affairs Councils of America and Global Ties U.S. The Council is supported financially by memberships, program fees, donations from individuals and businesses, grants, a small endowment, and Southern New Hampshire University, which provides office space and other services. http://www.wacnh.org/More specific contact is Peter Schmidt, Spanish Teacher at Pinkerton Academy in Derry, NH

Peter is also a 2014-2015 TGC participant who did his field experience in Brazil.

Clayton Gould Product Marketing Manager-After Sales at Hypertherm, the world wide leader in plasma cutting torches. Travels globally for the company. clayton.gould@hypertherm.com
Kerry Browne Rivendell Academy Physics Teacher and Peace Corps Volunteer – Ghana kbrowne@rivendellschool.org
Rachel Sanders Rivendell Academy Biology Teacher and Peace Corps Volunteer – Ghana rsanders@rivendellschool.org
Keri Gelenian Rivendell Academy Principal and Peace Corps Volunteer – Kenya kgelenian@rivendellschool.org
Michael Galli Rivendell Academy Dean of Students and former employee of Toyota in Japan mgalli@rivendellschool.org
John Bristol Rivendell Academy Library Media Specialist has traveled extensively in China. jbristol@rivendellschool.org
Mary Rizos Rivendell Academy World Language Teacher has traveled extensively throughout Central & South America, Europe, and has lived and taught in Russia. mrizos@rivendellschool.org
Rick Steketee Science Director at Malaria Control and Elimination Partnership in Africa MACEPA and PATH Contact Gail Keefer at gkeefer@rivendellschool.org for more specific contact information.
Deva Steketee Rivendell Class of ‘09Spent junior year in France, did Where There Be Dragons Program in Nepal, and a semester in Guatemala. Contact Gail Keefer at gkeefer@rivendellschool.org for more specific contact information.
Gail Keefer Rivendell Academy World Language Teacher who has extensive travel experience in the following countries:France, India, Nepal, Mexico gkeefer@rivendellschool.org
Gabi Martino Rivendell Academy Technology Integration Specialist who was born and raised in Germany. gmartino@rivendellacademy.org
Emily Dakin Friend of Rivendell Academy Art Teacher Jenny Ellis.Emily is Senior Humanitarian Advisor at USAID -Office of U.S. Foreign Assistance. emily.dakin@gmail.comwww.usaid.gov

can “like” on Facebook at

www.facebook.com/USAID

Jennifer Ellis Rivendell Academy Art Teacher who did college semester in Tanzania. jellis@rivendellschool.org
Juliette BiancoThe Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College Interim Director at Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth CollegeThe Hood has collections of American, European, and Ancient World art in addition to the Orozco Mural. 603-646-3646Hood Museum of Art

www.hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu

You can “like” their Facebook page:

www.facebook.com/HoodMuseum

The Nelson A. Rockefeller Society for Public Policy, Dartmouth College According to their webpage, the Center hosts a variety of visitors throughout the academic year to stimulate discussion on regional, national, and international affairs. These events are open to the public and have included past programs such as, Islam and the West: Dialogue or Clash of Civilizations?, Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Europe in Crisis,  A Shattered Past: Looting and Destruction in the Cradle of Civilization, and many others. You can “like” their Facebook page:www.facebook.com/RockefellerCenterDartmouth

or go to their events page at:

www.rockefeller.dartmouth.edu/events/programs.html

Global Dartmouth, Dartmouth College According to Global Dartmouth, Dartmouth students and scholars are actively engaged in international study, research, and collaboration. The webpage has information and links to global projects at Dartmouth. www.global.dartmouth.edu
University of Vermont Asian Studies Outreach Program According to their webpage, The goal of ASOP is to introduce Asian culture, history, teaching styles, art and more into American classrooms by providing teachers and faculty with direct interaction and experience with the Asian continent. Has extensive teacher resource materials and professional development opportunities. www.uvm.edu/~outreach/

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