Institute for Global Engagement

The Institute for Global Engagement invites faculty to participate in a one-day forum that focuses on a range of internationalization strategies: curriculum development, international partnerships, integrating study abroad, creating global learning outcomes, and serving international…

Laurie (Rossman) Nesheim is retiring from Western this fall. She first came to campus as a freshman in 1981 so this has been her educational and professional home for 36 years.  Laurie worked for University Residences and the Western Front as a student then graduated with a degree in…

The Institute for Global Engagement announces its line-up of globally-focused films for spring quarter. This monthly film series is free and open to the public. Faculty and student organizations are encouraged to suggest films that can supplement a course, an event or a discussion that raises…

Western's Institute for Global Engagement will host a Fulbright Scholar info session from 4-5:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 2 in Miller Hall 258.
 

Who should attend?

Faculty who are interested in learning about Fulbright and its faculty research and/or teaching…

Global Gourmets is Western's premier international event. This annual dinner showcases the cultures and cuisines of Western international students.  Guests will enjoy a multi-course meal comprised of international dishes selected by students and prepared by University Catering chefs.…

 

FULBRIGHT SCHOLAR PROGRAM

INFO SESSION THURSDAY, FEB. 9

4–5:30 p.m., Miller Hall 258

 

Who should attend?…

A Statement from Western Washington University’s Institute for Global Engagement

In response to the Executive Order signed by President Trump on January 27, 2017, the Institute for Global Engagement (IGE) of Western Washington University joins many higher education institutions…

Ryan Larsen will join Western as its new director of Education Abroad on Jan. 17.

After 13 years at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, where he served most recently as associate director of International Education, Larsen brings expertise in Education Abroad policy as well as…

The Institute for Global Engagement's winter quarter Reel World Film Series is a monthly film screening that is free and open to the public. Faculty and student organizations are encouraged to suggest films that can supplement a course, an event or a discussion that raises awareness about…

Western's Institute for Global Engagement (IGE) is offering two grants of $2,000 each to faculty who are engaged in leading Global Learning programs.

Faculty may apply for this annual grant to fund a site visit for a new Global Learning program in another country or to fund a site…

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