Global Employability Skills – International Summer Schools

NSCC provides international learning opportunities for students and employees through a variety of international summer schools with partner institutions in several non-traditional mobility countries around the world. All of these programs are focused on developing important global employability skills and provide inclusive and equitable learning experiences for all. Students not only learn within the “walls” […]

Infusing Intercultural Competence Development into Faculty-Led International Courses

St. Lawrence College’s Global Engagement Strategy calls for enriched intercultural learning experiences. Faculty-led courses to international locations are exceptional opportunities to advance this objective while reinforcing global citizenship. Building on the success in the past, SLC will expand offerings to more students from underrepresented groups. Up to 72 students in three courses will benefit from […]

International Experiences for Portage College Students

Portage College is a rural Alberta college with greater than 45% Indigenous students. Large steps have been taken in 2020-2021 to develop an International Strategy, that will include virtual and physical international experiences and will be approved by our BOG. Portage was successful in acquiring the Outbound Mobility Grant and this funding was used to […]

Spring Session in Ukraine

Spring Session in Ukraine is a hybrid field school/term-abroad program to be offered annually in May through June in partnership with Ternopil Pedagogical University in Ukraine. The program’s primary objective is to give Canadian university students the opportunity to develop intercultural capacity and Ukrainian language skills through a curated six-week education abroad experience. Through a […]

RDC Abroad – Experiential Learning in International Settings

This project will create opportunities for Red Deer Polytechnic learners within the Practical Nursing Diploma and the Bachelor of Sciences, Biology programs to engage in transformative experiential learning in international settings. Through these outbound experiences, participants will develop a sense of global citizenship, social responsibility, and intercultural competence. In the Practical Nursing program, participants will […]

St. Thomas More College Latin American Field School

The Latin American Field School presents an opportunity for students to engage with issues of solidarity, justice, charity and globalization in a timeframe that works for them. Through short-term and mid-range education abroad opportunities, students can live with, and learn from, innovative farmers’ cooperatives such as La Cooperativa La Esperanza de Los Campesinos in Panama […]

Red River College Interprofessional Skills and Study Abroad (ISSA) in Denmark and Finland

The Interprofessional Skills and Study Abroad project creates opportunities for underrepresented students in RRC’s School of Health Sciences and Community Services and School of Skilled Trades and Technology to broaden their skills, experiences and knowledge while creating new connections specifically in Denmark and Finland. These opportunities will not only enrich and strengthen their global skills […]

Global Etuaptmumk/Two-Eyed Seeing & Co-Learning

The Global Etuaptmumk/Two-Eyed Seeing & Co-Learning program provides students with an immersion opportunity to complete academic credit courses on sustainability and bi-culturalism co-guided by Indigenous elders and knowledge holders in Dunedin, New Zealand and Toronto, Canada. Together students will critically reflect on their own cultural context, identities, and their responsibility within shared spaces, thereby preparing them […]

GlobalQuest Student Mobility Program: Taking NorQuest to the World through Global Skills Opportunities

GlobalQuest is a comprehensive and integrated mobility initiative that offers NorQuest College students a range of academic and work integrated learning (WIL) opportunities while fulfilling a central tenet of the College’s International Strategic Plan: Take NorQuest to the World! With the goal of increasing access to international and cross-cultural educational collaboration in the fields of […]