January 19, 2016

CCID Spotlight!

Please visit CCID's home page to check out our second weekly member spotlight of 2016! This week we are featuring CCID Member Zealand Business College located in Næstved, a commerical town about one hour from Copenhagen in the south of Denmark. Come check them out!

Faculty Development in International Business Program: CUBA

Are your faculty members interested in developing relationships in Cuba and learning about Cuban economic development, prospects for US businesses, diplomatic relations, and more?

Faculty Development in International Business Program: CUBA

The FDIB is organized and sponsored by the UMD Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER), a center funded by a Title VI grant awarded by the US Department of Education.  Faculty at community colleges are especially encouraged to apply.  While the focus will be international business and economics, faculty from all disciplines are welcome.

Preferred application deadline: January 15 (applications accepted on a rolling basis after this deadline)

If you have any questions, please contact Rebecca L. Bellinger, the Managing Director of the Office of Global Initiatives & Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) in the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland.
Tel: 301.405.6171  /  http://www.rhsmith.umd.edu/global


International Business Institute for Faculty


Gilman International Scholarship Program - Application is Open!

The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program is pleased to announce that the online application is open for students participating in credit-bearing study abroad programs and international internships during the summer 2016 and fall/academic year 2016-17 terms. 

**Summer 2016 and Fall/Academic Year 2016-17 applications are both due Tuesday, March 1, 2016 by 11:59pm (central)
**Advisors have until March 8, 2016 to certify summer 2016 applications and fall/academic year 2016-17 applications.

To encourage more students from community colleges to participate in education abroad, the Gilman Program accepts applications from students enrolled at community colleges/two-year institutions who are participating in credit-bearing education abroad programs that are a minimum of 14 days in length in one country, so long as the students meet all other applicant eligibility requirements.

For more information about the Gilman Scholarship, eligibility requirements, webinar schedules, and other helpful resources, including subscription to Gilman Advisor Newsletters, please visit the Gilman website at www.iie.org/gilman.
Please contact the Gilman Program by emailing gilmanadvisors@iie.org if you have any questions.


Time is Running Out! Reminders For CCID's 2016 40th Anniversary Conference!


*Late registration ends Friday, February 5th!

*Hotel registration with group rate ends Friday, January 29th - RESERVE YOUR HOTEL ROOM NOW!

*Please send a picture to us wishing CCID a Happy 40th Anniversary (see below) - CONGRATULATE CCID!

Additional Notes: Please check out the program and pre-conference sessions. You don't want to miss these excellent professional development opportunities! AC 2016 PROGRAM

Wish CCID a Happy 40th Anniversary!

Anyone can upload a picture to the CCID website. We will be rotating these pictures in a PPT loop throughout the anniversary dinner!

Upload your picture here: CCID Anniversary Wish

CCIDXChange - January 19, 2016