Learning Abroad Center

Learning Abroad Center Advisory Committee (LACAC)

The Learning Abroad Center Advisory Committee was established with the specific responsibility of assisting the Learning Abroad Center with program and curriculum oversight and review, as well as assisting with program development and school of record mechanisms with a focus on undergraduate education. This committee meets 2–4 times annually, will comprise of 5–7 faculty and/or administrative staff and will be appointed on a rotating basis. 


  • assist with program and curriculum oversight
  • assist with program development
  • assist with school of record mechanisms
  • participate on program reviews
  • participate on occasional task forces
  • assist with Global Seminar proposals
  • engage with affiliate and university partners

2020–21 Members

Chair:  Christine Anderson—Learning Abroad Center, Academic Director

Kirsten Canterbury—Carlson Global Institute, Director, Education Abroad

Sauman Chu—College of Design, Associate Dean

Nanette Hanks—College of Liberal Arts, Assistant Dean

Kim Hindbjorgen—Learning Abroad Center, Assistant Director

Martha Johnson—Learning Abroad Center, Assistant Dean

Nikki Letawsky Shultz—College of Biological Sciences, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and International Programs

Zach Mohs—Learning Abroad Center, Associate Director

Virajita Singh—Office of Equity and Diversity, Associate Vice Provost

Tricia Todd—Pre-Health Student Resource Center, Director

Michael White—College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, Associate Dean