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Global Training Initiative

Dec 5, 2018

Staff Spotlight: Ilin Misaras

Ilin Misaras is the assistant director of the Global Training Initiative (GTI), a unit of the Office of Global Engagement, where she works to market the GTI’s education and training opportunities for students and professionals to audiences locally and across the globe. Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’ve only been working in international… 

Nov 30, 2018

Chinese Visiting Scholar’s Research and US Culture Training II

The Global Training Initiative is a part of the Office of Global Engagement. It is very important for all of the Chinese visiting scholars to learn and adopt U.S culture quickly, and it is an essential step for you to start your research smoothly. Upon the request from our Chinese visiting scholars, we are excited… 

Nov 14, 2018

Interfaith Lunch and Learn: Cultural Values

This Lunch and Learn series is funded through a grant from the Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC) and seeks to build capacity among campus professionals for supporting students’ diverse religious and worldview identities. This 3rd workshop will focus on cultural values as they relate to religious or secular identities. Campus professionals will be challenged to consider… 

Oct 5, 2018

Chinese Visiting Scholar’s US Culture Training

Upon the request from our Chinese visiting scholars, the Global Training Initiative is excited to offer a series of culture training for all of our Chinese visiting scholars this fall. New and existing visiting scholars at NC State are welcome to join the session. Agenda: Networking event Culture Training I: Cultural differences between China and the… 

Oct 4, 2018

Spanish Meet and Greet with Technical Educators from Argentina

25 technical high school teachers and administrators from all across Argentina will be at NC State for 2.5 weeks in October to learn about educational leadership, classroom innovation, and community collaboration. Come and say hello! Refreshments will be provided. GTI: Venture II, Suite 450