BE a Global Citizen

Examine local and global issues,
find creative solutions and become a Global changemaker.

Program Overview

The world is a vast place and is full of an almost infinite number of cultures, perspectives, and ideas. Learn how to face new situations and interact with different people respectfully and empathetically while broadening your perspective concerning different cultures. Use this experience to become an active citizen of the world. This program allows students to challenge their previous ideas, open their minds, and discover a whole new world.

Competencies that your student will develop:

21st century competency soft skills ethics communication curiosity collaboration and critical thinking
Learn about our competencies

Sub-Competencies that your students will learn:

  • Asking questions and actively listening
  • Using and understanding nonverbal and paralingual communication
  • Empathizing with and actively supporting team members
  • Taking and sharing responsibility with others
  • Navigating and resolving interpersonal conflict
  • Seeking different perspectives to broaden understanding
  • Seeking out novelty and trying new things
  • Reflecting critically on one’s own reasoning and assumptions
  • Considering other points of view
  • Making ethical decisions and taking ethical actions
  • Understanding the ethical perspectives of others
  • Understanding and assessing values, (civil) rights, and responsibilities

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