Imagine Initiatives

Travel Opportunities



. . . if every student who
came to Defiance College
had an opportunity to
attend an opera, a
symphony, or a ballet.


. . . if every student had an
opportunity to visit
an art or science or
history museum.


. . . if every DC student
had an opportunity to travel
domestically with one or two
faculty members to
experience and learn more
deeply about issues related
to the students major.


Student and Non-Student Travel Application Packets


Travel Initiatives

In 2010, President Gordon kicked off Defiance College’s Imagine Campaign where he asked the Defiance Community to Imagine the following initiatives:


Imagine Initiatives are Rooted in Strong Learning Objectives.


Initiative Proposal Deadlines

The application deadline for the 2014-2015 academic year is 4:00 p.m., Friday, April 11, 2014.  The proposal must be completed, then printed, signed and submitted in hard copy to Rena Rager, Administrative Assistant, McMaster School for Advancing Humanity.

Imagine Initiative Proposal Form

One-Day Proposal

One-day proposals are accepted on an on-going basis by submitting the completed form to Rena Rager, Administrative Assistant, McMaster School for Advancing Humanity.


Selection Process for the Imagine Initiatives

Proposals will be evaluated by a committee consisting of both faculty and staff.
The Committee will provide the Provost with its recommendations; however, the Provost will be responsible for the final approval of all trips.


2013-2014 Imagine Initiatives

Past Imagine Initiatives

ATTENTION STUDENTS: Approved Imagine Initiative trips for the 2013/2014 academic year have been listed below. If you are interested in any of these upcoming initiatives, please contact the trip leader by clicking on their DC webmail link.

DC Global





DC Domestic 





Travel Application Packets