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A Student Story from Kenya: Education Unlocks Dreams of Following in President’s Footsteps

During President Obama’s recent travels to Kenya and Ethiopia, he had the opportunity to meet a 16-year-old girl named Linet Momposhi Nenkoitol during a civil society roundtable held at Kenyatta University in Nairobi. 477 more words

Advocacy

Fostering Intercultural and Digital Learning in a Global Liberal Arts Context

How Can We Foster Intercultural and Digital Learning in a Liberal Arts Context? An Ongoing Globally Connected Courses Project between Denison University and the American University in Bulgaria… 190 more words

Pedagogical

Global Engagement Week - 2015

Hello Everyone Global Engagement Week at Laurier (February 2-6) is just 2 weeks away! “The mission of Global Engagement Week, is to promote awareness of: The diverse community of students, staff and faculty at Laurier; The impact of globalization and global systems; and the opportunities that Laurier students have to engage in an increasingly diverse population.  95 more words

Club Events

White House Focuses on Study Abroad and Global Citizenship at Travel Bloggers Summit

Earlier this week, I made the quick three-block trip from the NAFSA office to the White House for an energizing afternoon with government officials, media representatives, and travel bloggers. 503 more words

NAFSA

To the Next 100 Years of U.S.-China Exchange

By Meredith McQuaid

The University of Minnesota (U of M) will soon regretfully close out what has been a celebratory centennial year. In 1914, U of M welcomed the first Chinese students from Shanghai, China, to our Twin Cities campus, and our relationship with the country and its people has flourished ever since. 289 more words

Guest Post

Our So-Called Foreign Policy: A Welcome New Call for Diplomatic Realism?

It’s hard to know what’s more surprising – that Washington Post/CNN pundit Fareed Zakaria can write a column that’s not a monument to plagiarism… 358 more words

Our So-Called Foreign Policy