Sarah Wuigk

Administrative Coordinator, Adjunct Faculty, International Studies and LACS

Address: 9 Glebe, room 101
Office Hours: Summer 2021: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 10:00am-11:30am (see appointment manager) and by appointment via Zoom
Phone: 843.953.4884
E-mail: wuigks@cofc.edu


Sarah Wuigk is a German native who joined the International Studies program in 2012.  She received her M.A. in Latin American Studies and History in 2010 from the Free University of Berlin in Germany.  Sarah has worked for NGOs in Germany, Spain, and Guatemala focusing on community development projects and education. She is the administrative coordinator for INTL, LACS, AFST and EUST.


Education

M.A. in Latin American Studies and History; Free University of Berlin, Germany


Research Interests

- Latin America during and after the Cold War

- Impacts of civil wars and violence (Central America)

- Testimonio literature and Subaltern Studies in Guatemala


Courses Taught

Introduction to International Studies

Introduction to Latin American and Caribbean Studies

INTL Special Topics: Memory and Reconciliation in Latin America

INTL Special Topics: Humanitarian and Development Aid – a critical examination focusing on Haiti, Guatemala and Nicaragua.