Meet the people of EarthView!
Dr. Vernon Domingo - EarthView Coordinator
Dr. Domingo is a geographer at Bridgewater State College where he teaches human and physical geography with a regional focus on Africa. He is the co-coordinator of the Massachusetts Geographic Alliance and is a frequent presenter of in-service professional development programs for teachers in Massachusetts. He is also director of the Southeast Massachusetts Global Education Center, a teacher resource project that aims to enhance global perspectives in our schools.
Dr. Domingo has visited or lived in Antigua, the Bahamas, Belgium, Botswana, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Cuba, Curaí§ao, Dominican Republic, France, French Guyana, Germany, Guyana, Haiti, Indonesia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malaysia, The Netherlands, Puerto Rico, South Africa, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Maarten, St. Thomas, Suriname, Swaziland, Turks & Cacos, the United Kingdom, United States of America, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Dr. James Hayes-Bohanan - EarthView Coordinator
Dr. James Hayes-Bohanan is an environmental and cultural geographer specializing in Latin America. During his twelve years at Bridgewater State College, he has enjoyed teaching geography to students in the classroom, on Cape Cod, in Vermont, and on study-abroad programs in Nicaragua, Cape Verde, Brazil and Cuba. He teaches courses on environmental management, coffee, and geographic education. He is the father of a seventh grader and the 2009 recipient of the Dr. Glenn Miller Award for Outstanding Achievement in Geographic Education.
Dr. Hayes-Bohanan has visited or lived in Brazil, Canada, Cabo Verde, Cuba, Guatemala, Hungary, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Romania, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America.
Rosalie V. Sokol - EarthView Globelady
Rosalie Sokol is a geography teacher/consultant for the Massachusetts Geographic Alliance and the Public Engagement Coordinator for MyWonderfulWorld.org, an initiative of the National Geographic Society, created to increase the geographic literacy of American students. She is a retired geography teacher from the Tantasqua Regional School District in Sturbridge, MA. Currently she is the EarthView "Globelady" who teaches lessons about our world inside EarthView.
Ms. Sokol has lived in or visited Aruba, The Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, France, Grenada, Guadaloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, Puerto Rico, Spain, St. Maarten, Trinidad & Tobago, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, United States Virgin Islands, and Venezuela.
Bridgewater State University geography students are also essential members of the EarthView team. Known as “EarthView Wranglers,” a new pair of students is selected to work with EarthView each semester. They bring fresh perspectives as geography learners, and also help to keep the EarthView program running smoothly.