Joseph Cavalli, ECD Instructor

Joseph Cavalli

Teaching Areas

  • Mature Learning

Current Classes

Joseph has taught history for 20 yeas.

He earned a BA History from Portland State, and a MA History from University of Portland. In his 20 years as a history teacher he has taught in St. Louis, Portland, Rome, Florence, Zagreb, and the Kingdom of Bahrain.  He has wandered the battle fields of World War I and World War II for 20 years. In Sarajevo he stood in the shoes, literally imprinted in concrete, of Gavrilo Princip the Serbian nationalist who assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand sparking the Great War, and made pilgrimages to the battlefields of northern Italy almost yearly. His Italian grandfather and what remained of his family were made refugees after World War I and eventually relocated to the Pacific Northwest.