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Faculty, students to discuss Study Abroad trip to Spain, Morocco

Alfred University professors Laura Greyson, social sciences, and Susan Morehouse, English, will present the next Bergren Forum program, "Crossing Boarders: to Spain and Morocco and Back Again" on Thursday, Dec. 1 at 12:10 p.m. in AU’s Nevins Theater, Powell Campus Center. The program is open to the campus community and public free of charge.

The program will also feature students from the Study Abroad course "Crossing Borders: Islam and the West," which Greyson and Morehouse coordinated. The group will discuss their experiences in Spain and Morocco in summer 2011.

Greyson earned at Ph.D. at Rutgers University and her undergraduate degree at the University of California-Santa Cruz. During her career she has taught courses in political theory, American politics, women and politics, and Constitutional law.

Morehouse’s teaching interests include autobiography, creative non-fiction, fiction writing, women’s writing, play writing, and women’s studies.

The Bergren Forum, sponsored by the Alfred University Division of Human Studies, meets Thursdays during each academic semester at the University when classes are in session. Participants are encouraged to bring a lunch; coffee and tea will be available.