Wagner’s Summer in Peru program is designed to give students unique opportunities to learn by doing and apply their academic knowledge though research and community service work in the Moche valley of north coastal Peru. Working with Dr. Celeste Gagnon
are Sophia Fox-Sowell ‘13 (Anthropology & English) and Nicholas Gibaldi ‘14 (Anthropology), who are studying human skeletal remains excavated from the archaeological site Huaca de la Luna
Robert Brandon ‘14 (Psychology) is working on sustainable development and cultural heritage in the rural community of Collambay
Jennifer Ida ‘12 (Anthropology major, Spanish & Mircobiology minor) is engaged in ethnographic research documenting the process of making chicha (traditional corn beer).
Struggles of An International Student
Heads up for the incoming international students! Here is a list of the few basic things I struggled with when I first got here that you most probably will struggle with, here or in another school, as an international student: Jet Lag I kid you not when I tell you my first weeks of classes were spent trying to stay awake. If you are coming from a different country with a different time zone, which most probably will be (countries in North America being the exception), you will suffer from jet lag. Your sleeping time usually at your home country, would be the time you have to be awake here in school....
An Innovative Era: Physics Research at Wagner College
Hello Everyone "The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking" Albert Einstein. Here at Wagner tucked away on campus is the Megerle Science building. Home to four distinct disciplines: physics, chemistry,...