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Aug 19, 2020

Global Engagement Goes Virtual

The Office of International Services (OIS) would normally hold a two day-long welcome for close to 1,400 new international students that would include guest speakers, small group breakout sessions, as well as lunch at Fountain Dining Hall. Orientation this year […]

Aug 18, 2020  |  News

Partner Profile: Hong Kong Polytechnic University

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is one of NC State’s strategic partnerships and a top university in Asia. A diverse range of high-quality academic programs at PolyU develops graduates who are critical thinkers, effective communicators, innovative problem solvers, and […]

Aug 6, 2020

Global Internships Continue Virtually

Alex Dascenzo didn’t let a global pandemic stop her from gaining international work experience this summer. Dascenzo, a junior in the Environmental Design in Architecture program, spent the last eight weeks interning at a company based in Barcelona, Spain. She […]

Jul 21, 2020

Happy Trails: Cleaning Up Raleigh’s Greenways

The Office of Global Engagement is still finding ways to get together in-person and help out the community. Division staff recently spent several hours cleaning up miles 12-13 along the Walnut Creek Greenway, which is a portion of the Capital […]

Jul 21, 2020

Global Competence Student Program Successfully Shifts Online

Samir Sefiane was originally planning to study abroad in Jordan this summer, but his program at the Qasid Arabic Institute in Amman was canceled because of the global pandemic. At the same time, an opportunity at NC State opened up […]