Karen King is currently the Director of the Darden Camp Business Library at the University of Virginia. She began working as a Library Assistant at the Darden Library in 1989. After library school, she became the Reference Librarian and over the last ten years has served as the Director. Karen is delighted to be joining the team of faculty and staff for the summer 2014 voyage and is looking forward to the opportunity to provide library services in onboard environment. She is passionate about international travel experiences for undergraduate students and feels that the Semester at Sea is an outstanding opportunity for students to learn about other countries and cultures.