SU Lecture: Emotion and Negotiation!

Dr. Meina Liu of Washington University will be giving a talk on how emotions affect negotiating skills.

Date: Friday, March 20, 2015 Location: DHC 051 Time: 3:30pm

Information Session on Haiti!

Learn about service-learning in Haiti. Dr Mitaut and Dr. Ragone will be speaking.

Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 Location: RLH 117 Time: 5:00pm

Drug War!

An exciting film directed by Johnnie To. Catch a glimpse of the dangers related to drugs!

Date: Thursday, April 2, 2015 Location: DHC 051 Time: 6:30pm

Other articles:

SU Math Professor Awarded Fulbright Grant!

Dr. Luis Melara, associate professor of Mathematics will be travelling to India to teach at the Indian Institute of Technology in Bhubaneswar.

Goldbach receives Fulbright award for teaching assistantship in Malaysia

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Contact Information

CUB 221-B (717-477-1907)
CUB 221-C (717-477-1123 extension 3879)
Email: ism@ship.edu


Dr. Jonathan Skaff 

Director of International Studies

Tel: (717) 477 - 1255

Fax: (717) 477 – 4062

0ffice hours: M, W 3:15pm – 4:00pm (DHC215)

T, TH 1:00pm – 3:15pm (CUB221B) (4th Tues. of month, 1:00pm – 1:50pm and by appointment)


Dean's Office (DHC 225)
M-F 8am-4:30pm
717-477-1151 x3210


Chinenye Thomas

Graduate Assistant
CUB 221-C (T,Th 9am - 3pm)
DHC (M 9am-2pm)


Ashley Geckle

Graduate Office Worker 

CUB 221-C (T,Th 9.15am-2:15pm, W 8:45am-2:45pm)

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                                                     Upcoming Events!

15th Annual International Studies Film Series

Pot, Penicillin and the Pill: A Global View of Drugs

Location: All films will be shown at Dauphin Humanities (DHC) 051

Time: 6:30pm (all films)

Dates: Please see the dates listed below for specific films

Thursday, February 12, 2015 Children of Tobacco and We love Cigarettes

Thursday, February 26, 2015 Big Sugar

Thursday, April 2, 2015 Drug War

Thursday, April 16, 2015 Dying for Drugs

Sponsored by International Studies Program

Study Abroad in Germany for Less

Dr. Marjaana Gunkel, A Professor of Management at Leuphana Universitat Luneburg, Germany will be giving a talk on how to study abroad in Germany for less.

Date: Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Location: CUB 103

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

                                                Past events

Diggin' History Series

Shippensburg University Alumnus, Alex Galarza will discuss how soccer impacts the culture of Argentina’s capital.

Date: Monday, February 9, 2015

Location: Dauphin Humanities (DHC) 151

Time: 7:30pm

Klezmer Music Extravaganza and Svenska Fika (coffee break)

Friday, December 5, 12:30-2:30 pm in the DHC Fishbowl
All International Studies Students and Faculty are invited for this end-of-semester event!
we look forward to seeing you...

Samba, Brazil's Joyous National Music

Wednesday November 5, 2014. Time: 1:00pm-2:30pm at the CUB MPR

"There is No Point to Samba if it Doesn't Make You Smile": Learn to Play Samba, Brazil's Joyous National Music. Samba, represents a mixture of Brazil's African and European heritage. Alex Shaw, leader of Philadelphia's Alô Brasil band, will direct a samba percussion session. Students wishing to participate should contact Dr. Gretchen Pierce <GKPierce@ship.edu>. The first 5 who respond will be eligible to learn. Others will be welcome to observe.

Co-sponsors: The History/Philosophy Department, International Studies Studies Program, College of Arts and Sciences, and Human Understanding Commission