Global Studies Virtual Symposium

April 23, 2021

The Global Studies Virtual Symposium connects global studies scholars across campuses and offers an engaging teaching and learning forum for sharing best practices, ideas, and resources with colleagues.

This virtual one-day conference includes presentations that focus on global perspectives, sustainable development, strategic leadership, and civic engagement, as well as opportunity for participants to share highlights from respective campus global studies program/courses.

The Global Studies Virtual Symposium is offered at no cost to participants and is open to higher education faculty, staff, and scholars.

Register here: Registration is required to participate in this free GlobalStudies Virtual Symposium and receive the Zoom link for the event. (Note: You will be prompted to create a University of Minnesota Guest Account.)

Please note that this is primarily a conference for community college educators.

Symposium Details

Friday, April 23, 2021


8:00 am – 2:00 pm (Pacific)
9:00 am – 3:00 pm (Mountain)
10:00 am – 4:00 pm (Central)
11:00 am – 5:00 pm (Eastern)


Virtual (Zoom)

Sessions will be announced soon! 


Please contact Tamara Leonard:

Sponsored by the Title VI National Resource Centers at the Center for Global Studies, The Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington, and the Institute for Global Studies, University of Minnesota, in collaboration with Green River College and Minneapolis Community & Technical College, School of Liberal Arts and Culture.