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ANN LUTTERMAN-AGUILAR CGEE-Mexico Site Director & Global Faculty WhatsApp: +52 777 215 6296   Ann is passionate about intercultural and global education and has over 30 years of experience designing and facilitating community-based courses and programs using critical, experiential, feminist, and decolonial and postcolonial pedagogies. She is proudly a dual citizen of Mexico and the U.S.A., who has been working in Cuernavaca, Mexico with Augsburg's Center for Global Education & Experience (CGEE) since August 1993. The primary fields that Ann teaches in are Religion; Gender, Sexuality, & Women's Studies, and Intercultural Communication.   Ann has been very fortunate to have scholarships which have enabled her to pursue these formal studies, but her greatest education has always come from people working at the grassroots and from students and colleagues. She has been active in professional organizations including Catholics for Free Choice-Mexico (CDD-Mexico), the Ecumenical Association of Mexican Theologians (ATEM), the Confederation of Feminist Theologians and Researchers of Mexico, and TEPALI, la Red de Teologas, Pastoras, Activistas y Lideras Cristianas, as well as the American Academy of Religion (AAR), the American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U), Diversity Abroad, the Forum on Education Abroad, NAFSA, SIETAR-USA (the Society for Intercultural Education, Training, & Research), and the National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA), among others. Ann is passionate about immigration, women's rights, and LGBTQ+ rights, along with many other social justice issues. Her pronouns are she, her, hers.   Education ·     Doctorate, San Francisco Theological Seminary/Graduate Theological Union, U.C.–Berkeley, 2011 ·     Masters, Yale Divinity School, 1992 ·     Bachelors, Earlham College, 1985   Certifications ·     Qualified Administrator of the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI) ·     Qualified Facilitator of the Global Competence Certificate (GCC) ·     Certification in Intercultural Communication, Institute of Intercultural Communication ·     Certification in Diversity & Inclusion, Augsburg University   Ann’s publications consist of a wide variety of articles on issues including Latin American feminisms, intercultural and experiential education, and racism and colorism in study abroad. Some of her specific publications are:   Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann and Marquell Moorer.  “Racism as an Emotional Health Hazard: Studying Abroad as a Student of Color,” The Global Impact Exchange; A Quarterly Publication of Diversity Abroad, Summer 2019: 7-9.   Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann. "A Protestant Feminist Perspective in Response to Our Current Context of Violence," Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion (JFSR), Fall 2018: Volume 34, Number 2: 131-136.   Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann.  Chapter “Discovering God at Work in this World: How Global Education Can Impact Students’ Vocations” in the book Lutheran Pedagogy for a Global Context, edited by Peter Vethanayagamony and F. Volker Greifenhagen, pages 60-72. Minneapolis: Lutheran University Press, July 2015. Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann. “Cross-Cultural Encounters: Clues for Vocational Transformation,” Till & Keep: A Journal on Vocation, Spring 2009: 32-39.  Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann. “Participants’ Perceptions Regarding Impact of Study Abroad on Their Vocations,” Global News and Notes, Spring 2009:1-3.  Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann. “Applying Feminist Pedagogies to Teaching and Learning about Women’s Studies through Study Abroad,” Global News and Notes, 25th Anniversary Issue, Summer 2007: 3-5.  Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann. “La Reconstrucción de la Iglesia,” chapter in Los Derechos Humanos Al Interior De Nuestra Iglesia, edited by Guadalupe Cruz Cárdenas. Mexico City: Católicas por el Derecho a Decidir (CDD), 2005.  Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann. “Educating About Diversity & Global Issues Experientially: A Review of Simulation Games for Use in Community-Based Learning Programs,” Transformations: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship & Pedagogy, Volume XIV, No. 2, Fall 2003: 101-126.  Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann with Orval Gingerich. “Experiential Pedagogy for Study Abroad: Educating for Global Citizenship,” Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad, Winter 2002: 41-82.  Lutterman-Aguilar, Ann. “El reconocimiento de los derechos de las mujeres como derechos humanos,” Décimo Premio Nacional de Derechos Humanos Don Sergio Méndez Arceo a Católicas por el Derecho a Decidir. Mexico City: Catholics for Free Choice, April 2003.  Lutterman-Aguilar, Ana. "Conceptos teológicos que fomentan violencia en contra de la mujer," Christus; Revista de Teología y Ciencias Sociales. Septiembre-Octubre 2000: 10-13.