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Dr Susanna Curtin Expedition to Costa Rica

Expedition to Costa Rica Dr Susanna Curtin Expedition to Costa Rica  On the 1st November 2016, Dr Susanna Curtin joined Drs. Rick Stafford, Anita Diaz and Phillipa Gillingham on a ten-day student expedition to Costa Rica.  Although Costa Rica is a renowned world leader in conservation with 25% of its landmass designated to a national park system… Read more »

Dr Susanna Curtin attended the Tourism Education Futures Initiative2016 conference in Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada

Dr Susanna Curtin attended the Tourism Education Futures Initiative2016 conference in Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada  June 26-29th in order to present her paper entitled ‘Animals and tourism: extending moral obligations of care’. As educators it is our job to instil, awaken and encourage notions of care in our students.  We can do this by highlighting areas of… Read more »

Dr Susanna Curtin joined a research expedition in January 2016 to Sumatra

As part of a LEAP project, Dr Susanna Curtin  from the Department of Tourism and Hospitality joined a research expedition in January 2016 to Sumatra with Associate Professor Amanda Korstjens and Professor Ross Hill from the Department of Science and Technology. The primary purpose of this expedition is to pave the way for research students… Read more »

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Day 6: Back to the fieldstation at Sicundur… ON MARCH 31, 2016 BY SUSANNA CURTININ WILDLIFE TRAVELS We awake at 7am, hot and cramped in our tiny tent after torrential rain had disturbed our sleep as we rescued boots and shoes from under the tent flaps.  Breakfast of smoked fish, chillies and rice is already prepared… Read more »