October 11, 2016

Spotlights

Please visit CCID's home page to check out our member spotlights. This week we are featuring:


Green Academy Aarhus is a CCID international member located in Aarhus, Denmark.

Carl Sandburg College is a CCID member located in Galesburg, Illinois, USA.
 

Fall Quarterly Newsletter

Deadline: October 21, 2016



The quarterly CCID International Newsletter showcases best practices, lessons learned, and opportunities in international education at community, technical and vocational colleges worldwide. CCID welcomes contributions from its members. 

For guidelines and past newsletters: CCID International Quarterly Newsletter

Deadline for submissions: Friday, October 21, 2016

Submit your articles here: Fall 2016
 

Wofford Fellowship Applications



CCID-member faculty and students receive 50% off of the published rates for individual or faculty-led 1, 2 or 3-week service learning experiences in Costa Rica, Guatemala, Peru, India, Morocco, Tanzania, or Ghana. 

The primary deadline for applications is October 15th with applications accepted on a case-by-case basis following that date. It is recommended to submit your application 6 months prior to your desired departure date.

For program dates and more information about the Harris Wofford Service Fellowships, please visit http://www.ccidinc.org/global_service_fellowships.php.

Reminder: These Fellowships are open to ALL CCID members, both U.S.-based & international!
 

Comprehensive Sickness and Accident Insurance



iNext provides a full portfolio of travel, medical, and health insurance solutions for both U.S residents studying abroad; as well as F and J-1 visa International scholars coming to the U.S.. We’re pleased to offer CCID-member institutions customized packages with discounted pricing.  Contact us for details.

For more information: Comprehensive Sickness and Accident Insurance
 

Costa Rica Education Fair

Deadline: December 1st

     

The U.S. Commercial Service at the U.S. Embassy in Costa Rica, in conjunction with CCID, would like to invite appropriately accredited U.S. community colleges to participate in the second edition of the Community College Education Fair, to take place in San Jose, Costa Rica, April 27-29, 2017. This follows a successful Community College Fair that took place in April 2016, showcasing 15 accredited community colleges from across the United States. This is an opportunity for representatives of U.S. community colleges to explore the market in Costa Rica and make connections.

There will be a webinar on October 27th. For information on the webinar, please contact Gabriela Lucke at Gabriela.Lucke@trade.gov. See link below for flyer with more information.

Costa Rica Community College Education Fair
 

Watch and Learn: Using Study Abroad to Build Student Success, Community College Lessons

October 27, 2016 at 12:00pm EST



Sign up now for a 30-minute webinar hosted by the College Consortium for International Studies detailing the impact of study abroad on student success, presented by Janice Thomas, Ph.D. of CCID member Brookdale Community College and Rosalind Raby, Ph.D. of  CCID Outreach Partner California Colleges for International Education. 

During the interactive webinar, Drs. Thomas and Raby will review community college case studies and showcase the positive impact of international education on student success indicators.

The webinar is relevant to individuals from two- and four-year institutions with all levels of experience in the international education field.

Submit any questions you would like covered during the webinar to Julia Bastnagel at CCIS. 
 

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.
 

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