Jonathan joined EGARC in the summer of 1999 and has held a variety of positions in the unit, including Associate Director (2001-2007). He received his B.A. in Russian and Soviet Area Studies from Middlebury College, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in Slavic Languages and Literatures from the University of Kansas. He has taught Russian at all levels, as well as courses in Russian culture, Slavic folklore and instructional technology. In addition to his work in EGARC, he is the Executive Director of the KU Language Training Center and Co-Director of the Open Language Resource Center.
Keah joined EGARC as a student in the spring of 2006 and became a full-time staff member in the summer of 2009. She holds a B.S. in Information Systems (with an Italian minor) and is pursuing a M.S. in Educational Technology. She is responsible for all of EGARC's technical infrastructure, training faculty in the use of technology, and coordinating EGARC's web-based projects.
Mike joined EGARC in the summer of 2018 after four years of work with the Academic Achievement & Access Center (AAAC). He holds a B.A.in K-12 Spanish Education from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He handles a host of administrative duties for EGARC and is the Program Manager for KU's Project GO initiative.
Joined EGARC in August 2016
Senior, East Asian Languages & Cultures
Hometown: Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
Joined EGARC in September 2015
Junior, Strategic Communication
(Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, German)
Hometown: Nesbyen, Norway
Joined EGARC in February 2018
Freshman, East Asian Languages & Cultures, Illustration
Hometown: Wichita, Kansas
Joined EGARC in September 2018
Senior, Linguistics and Russian
(Korean, Russian, Japanese, Arabic)
Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
Joined EGARC in August 2015