109 University Square
Erie, PA 16541
105 Commercial Center Drive
Ruskin, FL 33573
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Gannon’s global cultures program plays a central role in the University’s mission to prepare globally responsible citizens. You’ll gain a comprehensive educational experience and learn about a world that is increasingly diverse, international and interdependent.
Develop critical knowledge about global history, politics, intercultural communication, cross-cultural psychology and fundamentals of business practice that will lead you to your future career or prepare you for graduate education.
Gain real-world knowledge through key global cultures courses including:
Music of Latin America: Study the rich cultural and musical heritages of Latin America, including the European, African and Amerindian contributions to Latin American culture and music.
France and the Francophone World: Explore contemporary cultural, political and social climate in France and the Francophone world with topics including media, the role of women, and religious, ethnic and racial diversity.
Women in Middle East History: Understand Middle Eastern history through the prism of women’s experiences; explore women’s contributions to building a vast and varied civilization; study historical roots of contested issues related to Middle Eastern
Students will gain a high-quality education that enables success in the rigors of graduate school or a future profession. Through an array of program opportunities, you can:
School of Public Service and Global Affairs
“My experience from taking classes wasn’t solely my language improvement, but I was able to open my worldview by learning about different countries’ cultures as well ... I hope one day to be serving and working alongside people in another country, and having a basic understanding of a few
languages will help me connect and work better with people.”
Phone: 814-871-7240Toll Free: 1-800-426-6668
Office Location:Gitnik Manse162 W. Sixth St.
Martha KosirProfessorProgram Director
Carolyn BaughAssociate Professor
Carlos MamaniAssociate Professor
Athar AlmadanatAdjunct Lecturer
Linda BrownAdjunct Lecturer
Michael KesickiAdjunct Lecturer
Patrick O'ConnellAdjunct Lecturer
Daniela VassilevaAdjunct Lecturer