Global Reach

Building Community While Building a Home

Katie Gnirrep RSC ’18 spent the summer in Oregon, volunteering at a summer camp run by a social service agency in Portland and at a Habitat for Humanity site in Corvallis. Her trip was supported by the Doris Adams Ferguson ’53 Memorial Endowed Student Fellowship for Sociology.

Friends Everywhere

When Sage College of Albany student Christian Taveras arrived at a village in Cape Coast, Ghana, in July 2016, he was surprised to be singled out from the eight other college students from across the United States with whom he arrived. “Miss Mary said, ‘You’re Christian, aren’t you? Come to my classroom! Let’s talk,” he said.

London Calling

Sage College of Albany Graphic Design major Jordan White ’17 studied at London’s Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in summer 2016 thanks in part to the Katherine Disbrow Johnson RSC ’29 Memorial Travel Fund. “I now have connections all over the world,” he said.