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Global Connect program fosters cultural exchange

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Indigenous students embark on a transformative journey in Costa Rica

NIC trade students learn the power of international education

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The three Trades and Technical Program students went to Peru as part of a program with other participating post-secondary institutions to install solar panels in a remote Indigenous community. The project, which helps ensure the local school has power and internet access, was organized by Light Up The World (LUTW), a Canadian non-profit group that helps brings energy to off-grid communities.

Ten STUdents Participated in an Interdisciplinary and Intercultural Development Trip to Costa Rica

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Queen’s global engagement training for students wins national award

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Learning module supported by Canada’s Global Skills Opportunity Innovation Fund recognized for contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion in international education.

Global Skills Opportunity awardees: Insights from Shiqiang (David) Jin and Tiffany Yu

Shiqiang (David) Jin and Tiffany Yu shared insights from their experience at the South Africa Centre for Evidence. During this opportunity, David deepened his knowledge of evidence synthesis within the realm of South African public health concerns. Tiffany learnt more about evidence synthesis in the context of South African public health issues and gained greater cultural understanding by working with various local stakeholders.

Developing global skills abroad

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Queen’s graduate and master’s student Megan Zelle discusses her semester learning and living in South Africa.

This #Spotlight is on @camosun College students and instructors, who had the opportunity to travel to Regensburg, Germany on a reciprocal exchange opportunity.

Check out below for more info on the experience!

#GlobalSkillsCA #FromPilotToProgram

Ce #EnVedette est consacré aux étudiants et aux instructeurs du @Camosun College, qui ont fait un échange réciproque. Vous trouverez ci-dessous plus d'informations sur leur expérience!

#CompétencesMondialesCA #DePiloteÀProgramme

#EnVedette sur Mackenzie Widdup, étudiante de @westernu

"Mon expérience Global Connect m'a rendue plus consciente de mes actions quotidiennes...et je crois qu'une expérience [mondiale] apporte des leçons de vie que l'on ne trouve pas dans un manuel."
#CompétencesMondialesCA

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