Inspired by the campus Country of Focus program, many classes include projects that explore aspects of that country relevant to the course material. Here are some examples of these types of globally focused projects over the past years.
Turkey (Country of Focus: 2014 - 2015)
Brittany Hydock, "Buyuk Menderes National Park"
Shania Eckman and Ariel Festa, "Honas Mountain National Park"
Maddie Sedilko and Haley Sullivan, "Munzur Valley National Park"
Canada (Country of Focus: 2013 - 2014)
Michael O. Daly and Jennifer Philips, "Mount Revelstoke National Park"
Annie Ley and Ava Witter, "Ivvavik National Park"
Kayla Dowling and Aaron Fehl, "Yoho National Park"
Ireland and the United Kingdom (Country of Focus: 2012 - 2013)
Shanna Williams, "Penn State New Kensington Travel Abroad: Ireland March 2-9, 2013"
Nicole McMahon, "Irelend Multimedia Project!"
Paige Campbell and Amethyst Vozar, "Snowdonia National Park"
Paige Campbell, Emily McDaniel, and Molly Stair, "Irish Dance and Music"
Christian Kamenic, "Irish Representation in Modern American Cinema"
Brad Silk, "Castles of Ireland"
Kenya and Tanzania (Country of Focus: 2011 - 2012)
Brady Boyer, "Tarangire National Park"
Madalyn Bond, "Mount Kenya National Park"
China (Country of Focus: 2007)
Christopher Rago and Kaleb Relich, "Trip to China"
Andrew Lee, Hannah McBean, and Carolina Ribo, "Italy Travels"
Kailey Brink and Jenna Swank, "La Vacacion de Jenna y Kailey"
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