Faculty, too, sometimes spend a semester abroad, reflecting commitment that supports the college’s emphasis on providing an education that prepares students to lead and serve in a global society.

Pictured at the pyramids in Giza is Dr. Annie Dandavati, who is a professor of political science and director of international studies at Hope. During her spring 2012 sabbatical, Dr. Dandavati is serving as a visiting professor at the American University in Cairo and working on understanding the transition taking place in Egypt.