Overseas Professional Development for Faculty from Community Colleges and MSIs for 2022

CAORC recognizes the immediate and growing need for faculty and administrators at U.S. community colleges and minority-serving institutions to provide a global perspective to their students. Educators at these institutions understand the value of developing “internationalized” learning environments that both broaden their students’ cultural horizons and foster critical thinking, communication, and leadership skills for an increasingly interconnectedContinue reading “Overseas Professional Development for Faculty from Community Colleges and MSIs for 2022”

Community College Initiative Program at Northern Virginia Community College Goes Virtual for 2021

One of the highlights of my work is meeting with students who participate in the Community College Initiative Program (CCI). CCI is a State Department funded program that in 2021 brought 93 international students from Bangladesh, Brazil, Colombia, Cote d’Ivoire, Dominican Republic, Ghana, India, Indonesia, South Africa, and Turkey to six U.S. community colleges includingContinue reading “Community College Initiative Program at Northern Virginia Community College Goes Virtual for 2021”

Research Anthology on Instilling Social Justice in the Classroom (IGI Global 2021)to include “Peacebuilding as a Means to Global Citizenry”

I just recently learned that a chapter I wrote for an IGI publication on community colleges and study abroad is now being included in Research Anthology on Instilling Social Justice in the Classroom (IGI Global 2021). The chapter is “Peacebuilding as a Means to Global Citizenry.”