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Institute for International and Intercultural Studies

The Institute is being established in the first year of a new century to promote initiatives developed in response to growing needs to reach beyond traditional models for higher education, bridging into the 21st century where globalization and cross-discipline endeavors will be on the forefront.

The mission of the Institute is the

Through the institute students and faculty are supported in their efforts to engage in international, cross-cultural and cross-discipline learning opportunities. The Institute supports a number of study-abroad programs sponsored by affiliated organizations such as the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities and the Consortium for Global Education. On campus, the Center develops programs and services that enhance the international and cross-cultural awareness of the entire campus community, with particular focus on cross-discipline and global service-learning endeavors.

Programs of Study

Please see the Academic Catalogue descriptions for more details and a listing of minors.

Departments/Programs

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5/17/14 - Zac Calvert, one of two intercultural studies graduates, receives his diploma from David S. Dockery at Spring Commencement Services. - Meg Rushing
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Zac Calvert, one of two intercultural studies graduates, receives his diploma from David S. Dockery at Spring Commencement Services. - Meg Rushing

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2/16/13 - Faculty members and students discuss different study abroad options at the external study fair.  - Olivia Wallace
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Faculty members and students discuss different study abroad options at the external study fair. - Olivia Wallace

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2/16/13 - Students participate in an external study fair in the PAC where they learned about different study abroad options available. - Olivia Wallace
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Students participate in an external study fair in the PAC where they learned about different study abroad options available. - Olivia Wallace

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2/15/13 - Students discuss different study abroad options during the external study fair.  - Olivia Wallace
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Students discuss different study abroad options during the external study fair. - Olivia Wallace

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