A bright internationalization strategy in a challenging world: voices from Catania

Commission for Global Dimensions of Student Development
A bright internationalization strategy in a challenging world: Voices from Catania By Daniela Irrera We are living in a smaller and multicultural world. Despite the difficulties imposed by the pandemic, international education should continue to adapt to current transformations and to develop more refined tools to allow students to chase their dreams. Student life is always depicted as an...

Rooted in the Caribbean, with a Global Student Services Mission

Commission for Global Dimensions of Student Development
Rooted in the Caribbean, with a Global Student Services Mission Amanda Best-Noel currently works at The University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. Just over fifteen years ago, I discovered student services as undergraduate student at The University of the West Indies (UWI), St Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. From leading student oriented projects to hands on...

From International Student to Global Student Affairs Professional

Commission for Global Dimensions of Student Development
By Nupur Goyal Director of Residential Life and University Community Standards New York University Shanghai September 24, 2020 On August 1996, I arrived in the United States as an undergraduate international student at the College of Wooster, Ohio. My decision to study abroad was driven largely by the lack of desirable educational options in my home country - India. On the other hand, the US...

[Part 2] Interview with Shannon Hutcheson – Journey into International Higher Education.

Commission for Global Dimensions of Student Development
[Part 2] Interview with Shannon Hutcheson – Journey into International Higher Education. Chris: Wow, you do a lot! That’s incredible that you have opportunities to research issues impacting international students and outlets to improve the international student experience. I’d love to hear more about your research and how you became interested in this topic as it relates to global education...

Interview with Shannon Hutcheson – Journey into International Higher Education. [Part 1]

Commission for Global Dimensions of Student Development
Interview with Shannon Hutcheson – Journey into International Higher Education. [Part 1] Hello, my name is Chris Dietzel and I serve as the Coordinator for External Relations on the CGDSD Directorate Board. Through this role, I liaise with international organizations who, like ACPA, work in the field of higher education and student affairs. As I am based out of Montreal, Quebec, my focus is on...