The Office of Global Programs is the academic component of the Minnock Institute for Global Engagement. Working closely with the seven global minor programs on campus - African
, Asian, Canadian, Global Religious, Irish, Latin American & Caribbean, and Middle East
- Global Programs is focused on internationalizing the curriculum, fostering a wide range of scholarly, cultural, and extra-curricular experiences for our students, expanding faculty exchanges with partnered institutions, and encouraging joint research and community service opportunities between our faculty, librarians, staff and their counterparts abroad. The goal of Global Programs is to create a learning environment on campus that increases global awareness and enhances cross-cultural communication, collaboration, and understanding.
Global Program minor coordinators/directors 2019-2020:
Minnock Institute for
Global Engagement (MIGE)
Dr. Jabbar Al-Obaidi
Academic Director of Global Programs