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The Global Interdisciplinary Studies program increases access to culturally responsive and contextually-engaged education across the globe.

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Meenakshi Chhabra, Program Director
Professor Meenakshi Chhabra works with Palestinian Educators

Faculty Meenakshi ChhabraDr. Chhabra, who teaches in the Global Interdisciplinary Studies program, traveled to the West Bank in January to run a weeklong workshop on trauma awareness and resilience with a group of 18 educators.

“They shared their own experiences, about the violence surrounding their everyday lives and the ways in which the Occupation wears on them,” Chhabra recalled. “For most of them, this was the first time they had the opportunity for such expression.” Full story. >>

The Global Center at Lesley

LAPS Female Student Smiling 04The Global Education Center at Lesley University is a meeting place for our community of global scholars to share ideas, expertise, and enthusiasm for scholarship that transcends borders.  Learn more.

Lesley's Guyana Cohort Featured in the Boston Globe

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Lesley's first Guyana cohort graduated in May 2014 with master's degrees in Trauma Sensitive Assessment, Intervention, and Consultation.

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