Dr. Kirsten Brown is committed to engaging with global partnerships and developing education beyond the US. As part of her doctoral studies, Kirsten was awarded funding to participate in a three month study abroad in France and Burkina Faso. In Spring of 2013, Dr. Brown assisted in leading a study abroad trip to Costa Rica and in Summer of 2014, Dr. Brown joined a fantastic group of PA students in Belize. Dr. Brown presented at Xi’an International Studies University in Xi’an, China in May of 2015. Most recently, she spent December 2016 and January 2017 backpacking in New Zealand.Photos of adventures in: Belize, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, New Zealand, Spain, State Side, Thailand, and the UK.