James E. Harf (Ph.D.) co-authored The Wise World Traveler: Becoming a Part of All That You Meet. He is Associate Vice President and Director of the Center for Global Education at Maryville University of St. Louis. He and Herson were faculty colleagues in the Department of Political Science at The Ohio State University for over 30 years. Harf is an accomplished writer, having authored/edited over three dozen academic books as well as published one novel about unrequited love on a university campus (Memories of Ivy), with a second novel almost completed. For the past thirteen years, Harf has overseen programs to every corner of the globe for over 2,000 university students and 150 faculty, as well as personally led study-abroad programs for over 1,000 students overseas.