The 国际倡议办公室 helps 蓝色的field State University to realize its 任务 of preparing “students for diverse professions…informed citizenship, 社区参与, and public service in an ever-changing global society” and its 愿景 by “embracing the diversity that shapes our world.”
The 国际倡议办公室 is responsible for 招收国际学生, 集成, and Retention and Internationalizing the university’s Curriculum
招收国际学生, 集成, and Retention: Working collaboratively with the Office of Provost and VP for Academic and Student Affairs, 登记管理, 注册商, 体育运动, 招生, 金融援助, 第三章, 人力资源, 业务办公室, 工资, 国际倡议办公室
Recruits international students through WV HEPC’s StudyWV portal, BSU的国际学生英语课程, 和美国教育中心全球办事处
Provides logistical support for international students’ participation in campus and off-campus events and experiences – welcome reception, 联合国日庆祝活动, cultural immersion trips within West Virginia and surrounding states, 社区参与, 以及公共服务活动
Updates the online 国际学生 Handbook annually
Provides academic advising and guidance to international students relating to academic matters
Recruits and arranges homestays for German participants in the 国会-联邦议院青年交流计划 and assists with internship placement and vying for the (US) Congressional Internship Program in Washington, D.C.
Internationalizing the university’s Curriculum: In collaboration with the Provost and VP for Academic and Student Affairs and the faculty, 国际倡议办公室
Internationalizes the courses offered by the Schools of Business; Education, 人文学科, and Social Sciences; Science, 技术, 工程, and Mathematics; and Nursing and Allied Health through its 世界之窗 activity which features Fulbright Scholars at BSU and other visiting international scholars and students from its partner institutions
Recruits 富布赖特语言助教 to teach critical languages and their nations’ cultures
协助就读B级的学生.A. in International Studies to find funds for study/internship costs from local foundations
Assists BSU students who apply for US Department of State study abroad scholarships (e.g., Fulbright, Boren, Critical Language, 国会-联邦议院青年交流计划)
参与BSU学生的跨文化活动, 比如Agora, 与国际合作机构的学生合作
Strengthens the university’s study abroad capabilities by supporting faculty participation in study abroad capacity building workshops sponsored by the US Department of State
Assists with the development of faculty-led study abroad programs
Initiates Memoranda of Understanding with higher education institutions to support student and faculty exchanges, 教员合作研究, 信息交换
Periodically submits applications to the US Department of State to host Fulbright Scholars in Residence
Assists BSU students applying for international internships and Career Opportunities
蓝色的field State University’s 国际倡议办公室 attains the university’s
机会需要. The university shall require each student receiving a bachelor’s degree to have received an introduction to one or more international cultures through an appropriate curricular, 课外或课外的机会.
问责制. The university shall maintain a portfolio for each student that will demonstrate upon graduation that such student has received an introduction to one or more international cultures through an appropriate curricular, 课外或课外的机会.
蓝色的field State University’s 国际倡议办公室 fulfills the following Higher Learning Commission’s Criteria:
1.B. The institution’s mission demonstrates commitment to the public good.
1.C. The institution provides opportunities for civic engagement in a diverse, 多元文化社会和全球互联世界, as appropriate within its mission and for the constituencies it serves.
2.B.2. The institution ensures evidence is available to support any claims it makes regarding its contributions to the educational experiences through research, 社区参与, 从实践经验中学习, 宗教或精神目的与经济发展.
3.B.3: The education offered by the institution recognizes the human and cultural diversity and provides students with growth opportunities and lifelong skills to live and work in a multicultural world.
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