earth, land ground
Terra faculty from left to right: Professor Allison Brungard, Dr. Drew Simpson, Dr. Sarah Wright, Dr. Daniel Schied, and Dr. Rebecca Cepek.
Cultivate compassion for the earth and those that inhabit it.
Director: Dr. Sarah Breckenridge Wright, Department of English
This slide show explains the faculty team's plans for TERRA for 2015-16:
Sarah Wright (English), Dir. ENGL 112C Food Ethics, Food Ethnics
Drew Simpson (History) HIST 141C-01 Environmental History
Becky Cepek UCOR 101C Thinking and Writing across the Curriculum (2 sections) and UCOR 100C Research and Information Skills
Terra students will build civic values and empathy, intercultural awareness, an appreciation for diversity, and knowledge of our community's needs by examining Grow Pittsburgh's Martin Luther King Field Project, Gtech's project ReClaim, Spoon's Farm-to-Table restaurant, and the Hill District's Greenprint Project.
Women resident students in TERRA live on 6A or 7C of Towers Living-learning Center, men on 8B of Towers.
Towers is in the lower right-hand corner of the campus map.