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Abington faculty visit Nepal, India to prep for new study abroad course

The exploratory trip is the first step in developing a Penn State Abington information sciences and technology course with a required short-term study abroad component.
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New Abington course models integrated teaching

C. Pierce Salguero set the bar high on the first day of a new class, LA497, at Penn State Abington: "This will be one of the most interesting and exciting courses any of you will ever take in college." With that bold statement, Salguero and his seven teaching teammates started down a rabbit hole of sorts, immersing 24 hand-picked students in a groundbreaking model of integrated teaching and learning.