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Graduate with Leadership Distinction

Global Learning: Sample Enhancement Activities

 

Note: This list is provided solely to give examples. Students should select activities available and appropriate for their global learning interests.


Conference Examples
  • M.O.S.I.A.C. Symposium, Spring, Office of Study Abroad
  • Latino Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Literacies Conference, September 28-29th, USC, Sponsored by College of Education
  • International Education Week

Cultural Performance/Event Examples (off campus)
  • World Night, Spring, Sponsored by International Student Association and Office of International Student Services
  • Opera at USC: “Das Barbecu” a musical comedy – The Wagner Project
  • Attend a Thinking Globally or See the World presentation, sponsored by International Programs
  • Omani Night, sponsored by the Omani Student Organization

International Student or Other Organization
  • USC International Student Association
  • Being an active resident in the International House at Maxcy College
  • Global Scholar Network
  • Nihon (Japan) Club

Volunteer with international groups/project examples
  • Tutoring Somali refugee children and adults
  • Volunteer presenter on international student panel
  • Move-in day “buddy”/mentor for International Students
  • Helping international students practice their English through the EPI Conversation Partners Program

Lecture Examples
  • Women, Peace and Human Security, Jody William, March 3, 2011, Sponsored by the Walker Institute as part of its 59th Anniversary Series
  • Islam, Politics, and Gender Equality Movements, Dr. Fatemeh Haghighatjoo, August 30, 2012, Sponsored by Religious Studies and Political Science
  • Social Entrepreneurship: Creating an Ecosystem for Global Impact, Greg Van Kirk, International Social Entrepreneur-in-Residence, October 2, 2012, Hollings Library, Sponsored by USC Connect

Work Shop Examples
  • Study Abroad Workshop Series: Career Connections
Beyond the Classroom Experiences Database

See the USC Connect Searchable Beyond the Classroom Experiences Database for current opportunities.


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