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Category: Student News

Jun 16, 2021

Student Cultural Competence Program Expands Global Reach

The Global Training Initiative awarded 850 certificates to students who completed the Developing Cultural Competency program during this past academic year. The DCC student certificate has blossomed in the virtual environment, increasing both in overall enrollment numbers and global reach. More than 1,000 students from NC State and our partner overseas institutions enrolled in the DCC… 

Jun 4, 2021

At Home or Abroad, Students Immerse Themselves in Global Engagement

This article was originally published by Deborah Strange for NC State News on June 1, 2021. NC State University’s main campus in Raleigh is about 3 square miles, but the community stretches far wider. The Wolfpack is a global network: Students come from and travel to countries all over the world to study and research their passions.… 

May 27, 2021

NC State Global To Launch Campus-Wide Programming Initiative around UN Sustainable Development Goals This Fall

Beginning in the Fall of 2021, the Office of Global Engagement will launch a campus-wide collaborative programming effort focused around the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The programming plan is part of the Office of Global Engagement’s strategic framework entitled “Global Learning For All.” [spotlight-box label=”” align=”right” heading=”Are you currently working to address any… 

May 19, 2021

Grateful for the Opportunity to Study Abroad in Prague

NC State Prague was one of the only study abroad programs to run for the Spring 2021 semester and welcomed 16 students from various majors. For the participants, this was the last and only option to study abroad before graduating. It was a special semester in many ways. Conditions were constantly changing. A need for flexibility,… 

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 and global learning. These events are ideal for any student who is interested in learning…