Alfred Hunt is Full Professor Emeritus of History at the State University of New York, College at Purchase, where he was also Dean of the College of Letters and Science. The creator and on-camera host of “Critical Issues,” an award-winning SUNY-sponsored cable talk show, Hunt is also the recipient of the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. He is the author of Haiti’s Influence on Antebellum America, numerous scholarly articles, and has given over 100 public lectures. Demonstrating his commitment to international academic experience, Hunt has been a Fulbright Scholar in Venice, Italy and Barbados, West Indies, as well as founder, director, and instructor in study abroad programs in Spain and Italy. This is his fourth semester voyage with SAS.