Global Learning Colloquia

Annual Conference & ExpoNAFSA 2018 Call for Proposals

Global Learning Programs at the NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo are opportunities for faculty members, academic leaders, and international educators to explore global learning across the disciplines. Expert facilitators demonstrate innovative processes and lead participants in discovering creative ways to help students develop the knowledge and skills they need to engage with the wider world.

What You Will Gain from Participating:

  • New strategies to develop global learning skills
  • Opportunities for developing global partnerships
  • Techniques for creating and assessing cross-cultural engagement

Annual Conference Events

Global Learning Colloquium: Business
Educating Responsible Global Leaders
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | Philadelphia, PA
NAFSA thanks the Carlson Global Institute, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota for its generous support of this event.

Global Learning Colloquium: Health Professions
Addressing Healthcare Inequities Around the World
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Philadelphia, PA
NAFSA thanks Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) for its generous support of this event.

Global Learning Colloquium: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics, and Design (STEAM’D)
Rethinking Interdisciplinary Approaches to 21st Century Global Challenges
Thursday, May 31, 2018 | Philadelphia, PA
NAFSA thanks Rutgers University–Camden for its generous support of this event.

Forum on Global Learning (New!)
Developing Capacity for Global Impact
Friday and Saturday, June 1-2, 2018 | Philadelphia, PA
NAFSA thanks Lehigh University for its generous support of this event.

Apply today: Global Learning Grants
Global Learning Grants are available to a small number of faculty members, graduate students, and others in academic or administrative leadership roles to participate in the Global Learning Colloquia at the NAFSA 2018 Annual Conference in Philadelphia! Application Deadline: November 15, 2017. 

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