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2017-2018 QEP Funded Projects

Faculty, staff and students received grant funds for projects occurring during the 2017-2018 fiscal year that directly relate to the two high-impact practice focus areas: service-learning and study abroad. Proposals could be used to create new or enhance existing experiences. 

Title of Project Principal Investigator Estimated # of Students Involved Amount Awarded

Service-Learning Course Support

Alexandra Wills     

Up to 120

$5,000

Unpacking Your Global Govs Suitcase

Marissa Chandler

Up to 48

$20,000

Hogwarts to Wonderland: Scholarship for Study Abroad in Education

Tara Alvey

10

$5,000

APSU Goes Global

Matthew Kenney

12

$6,000

September 11 Day of Service

Ken Shipley

60

$4,950

Global ENGAGE Program

Jamie Pack

15

$7,500

Exploring Immigrant Experiences and Narratives

Neeta Bhasin

15

$5,000

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

Jennifer Thayer

20

$2,000

Tropical Ecology, Biodiversity, and Conservation  in Costa Rica  

Carol Baskauf, Colleen White

20

$4,735

Spain's Early Renaissance

Miguel Ruiz

21

$5,000

Criminal Justice in Ireland

Christopher Wright

20

$3,800

Modern Eastern Europe: Battlefields of the Great Wars & the Holocaust

John Steinberg, Keith Chezem

10

$9,315

Trinidad Leadership Study Abroad

Rodney Mills, Colin Crist

10

$7,450

Religious Ethics Service Learning

Jordy Rocheleau

15

$1,326