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TERRA

(TER'-RAH)TERRA logo

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.

Terra Faculty

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:

LEARNING

Fall 2016
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

Community-Engaged Learning

COMMUNITY-ENGAGED-LEARNING

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.

LIVING

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.