Ilin Misaras

May 3, 2021

Student Spotlights: Graduating Global Ambassadors

Our Global Ambassadors support the Office of Global Engagement in bringing global perspectives to campus by providing their peer students with opportunities to advance their cultural understanding, skills and experience. They frequently host Global Ambassador Nights to facilitate cultural sharing […]

Apr 19, 2021

Michael Bustle receives Outstanding Extension Award

Michael Bustle, the Associate Vice Provost of Global Initiatives and Education and Director of the Global Training Initiative, is a 2020 recipient of the Outstanding Extension Award. Bustle’s work within the Office of Global Engagement has been to promote NC […]

Feb 16, 2021

Teaching Teachers Half A World Away

NC State graduate student Amanda Baker never met anyone from Azerbaijan before last month, but she now regularly logs into bi-weekly Zoom sessions with around 100 Azerbaijanis. Baker, a student in the Master of International Studies program, is working with […]

Nov 11, 2020

NC State Nets Research Grant with Brazilian Partners

NC State faculty will work in close collaboration with researchers in Brazil as part of a 5-year grant that totals $2.4 million and is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) Dimensions of Biodiversity program as well as Brazil’s São […]

Nov 11, 2020

GTI Hosts Global Faculty Meet-and-Greet

The Global Training Initiative is hosting an international faculty networking event for members of the NC State community who are interested in meeting faculty in Colombia. This inaugural International Faculty Collaboration Fair will be held on Wednesday, December 9 from […]

Oct 14, 2020

Global Engagement Plans Virtual International Education Celebrations

The Office of Global Engagement will be celebrating International Education Month virtually this November. There will be a mix of live and pre-recorded events throughout the month. NC State’s celebration is an expanded version of International Education Week, which is […]