September 27, 2016

XChange Update

Based on your feedback through the CCID Communications Survey sent out earlier this month, we will be moving the CCIDXChange to a biweekly format starting today. The next XChange will be sent on October 11th. 

CCID Spotlight

Please visit CCID's home page to check out our member spotlight. This week we are featuring Red Rocks Community College, located in Lakewood, Colorado, USA! 

SIO Position Opening at TC3

(Dryden, New York, USA)
POSITION OFFERED: Senior Officer of Global Initiatives
EMPLOYMENT DATE: December 2016
Review of applicants to begin October 20, 2016 and continue until position is filled.

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program Webinar

Tomorrow! September 28th, 2016

U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs 
2016 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program

The webinar will be an informational session about CLS as an opportunity for community college students. The presenters will talk about CLS, how programs like CLS can bring ‘internationalization’ to community colleges as well as the challenges -and benefits- of the CLS program and study abroad for community college students.

CLS Flyer

Webinar Information:
​Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 3pm EST
Link to join Webinar:


AC 2017 Call for Proposals closes this Friday!

Deadline: Friday, September 30th, 2016

The proposal submission deadline for CCID's 41st Annual Conference is coming up Friday, September 30, 2016. This year's theme, Aligning the Stars, challenges participants and presenters to explore how connecting resources, ideas and opportunities promotes global citizenship. The 2017 AC will be held February 18 - 20, 2017 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Houston, Texas.  

Share best practices with your colleagues by submitting a proposal in one of the following strands:

Global Mobility
 Campus Internationalization
 International Partnerships
 Professional Development for Faculty and Administrators

Conference proposals should showcase practical, innovative, and proven models for internationally-engaged community and technical colleges.  Presentations on failures and lessons learned are likewise welcome.  In all cases, special consideration will be given to presentations involving a variety of stakeholders, strong expertise, fresh perspectives, and useful learning outcomes.  

For guidelines and to submit your proposal:
AC 2017 Call for Proposals 

Last call for 2017 Werner Kubsch Award Nominations!

Deadline: Friday, September 30th, 2016

The Werner Kubsch Award is presented annually to an international educator from a CCID member institution who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in international education related to community colleges and similar institutions worldwide. A nominee must be a leading advocate for international education through curriculum/culture development, study abroad, faculty exchanges, educational linkages, or other international projects at his or her institution; and should exemplify career dedication to the field. 

For guidelines and to submit your proposal: 
2017 Dr. Werner Kubsch Award

Grant & Funding Opportunities

Other Offers and Event Deadlines

CCIDXChange - September 27, 2016