School of Public and Environmental Affairs: Volunteer & International Students Coordinators Presents Global Partners

Alyce Kanabrocki and Brittney Paulk founded Global Partners in the summer of 2014. The mission: to create a more inclusive and cohesive environment within SPEA and provide ongoing support to first-year international students. At the School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), we strive to incorporate all cultures. We recognize that different backgrounds foster a … More School of Public and Environmental Affairs: Volunteer & International Students Coordinators Presents Global Partners

Carving Pumpkins, A Halloween Tradition – Friday, October 30

Me oh my, so much pumpkin pie! The Global Partners had their 2nd annual pumpkin carving event on Friday, October 30 – on All Hallow’s Eve! Carving pumpkins, or Jack-O-Lanterns, is an American tradition that dates back to the early 1800s. Halloween, however, is a tradition that may have roots in ancient Ireland or Rome ~ … More Carving Pumpkins, A Halloween Tradition – Friday, October 30

Global Pub Trivia Night! – Friday, October 23

Global Pub Trivia Night is an annual event that the VISCs hold. This time around, we enjoyed a well-planned buffet at our local bar, Yogi’s, on 10th Street and Indiana! This is not strictly a Global Partners event, however, Global Partners are always encouraged to participate. We had a great international student representation this year! … More Global Pub Trivia Night! – Friday, October 23

Global Partners Potlock – Friday, September 18

On Friday, September 18th, the Global Partners of the 2015-2016 academic year gathered together for a potluck. The event was held at a former Global Partner’s house, Heather Oslund, and everyone who attended brought various, delicious foods. Every year, Global Partners kicks off the program with a more formal, training event however, we wanted to … More Global Partners Potlock – Friday, September 18