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Our mission is to help our members improve practices, participate in learning communities, and collaborate to advance global opportunities at the college level.

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CCID Events

Opportunities for Student Exchange through Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX)

Tuesday, June 8th, 2021 1:00PM-2:00PM CT

Pricing: free for members, $29.99 for non-members

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) is a yearlong reciprocal exchange program between the U.S. and Germany that is funded by the U.S. and German Governments. Each year we send 75 young Germans and 75 young Americans abroad to spend a year studying at colleges and universities, living with host families, and working in their professional fields. We invite you to come meet the CBYX team and learn about opportunities to send your students to Germany as well as opportunities to host German students here in the U.S.



Building Capacity for Language Learning: Open Educational Resources for Language Learning and Language & Culture Based Virtual Exchanges

Thursday, June 10th, 2021 2:00PM- 3:00PM CT

Pricing: free for members, $29.99 for non-members

Language learning can be a key part of an institution’s comprehensive internationalization strategy and a gateway activity for creating interest in study abroad and cultural competency programs. Join us to hear from Dr. Carl Blyth, Director of COERLL (Center for Open Educational Resources and Language Learning) at University of Texas-Austin, Dr. Julio C. Rodriguez, Director of the Center for Language and Technology at University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and Matthew Hightower, CEO of Class2Class to learn about open educational resources to use for language learning in your classroom or virtual exchange. Whether you are teaching language courses or just facilitating language and culture based virtual exchanges, you will leave with new resources and ideas.



Fulbright Opportunities for Community College Faculty, Administrators and Art & Music Professionals

Tuesday, June 15th, 2021 1:00PM-2:00PM CT 

Pricing: free for members and non-members

Join us as Fulbright Ambassador and Director of International Education at Davidson-Davie College Suzanne LaVenture discusses her experience as a Fulbrighter on the Community College Administrators Seminar in Russia and the opportunities available to faculty (full-time and adjunct), administrators and professionals (artists, musicians, etc) to participate in Fulbright programs.


ISA Ireland Fall Forum 2021

September 24-28, 2021

Dublin, Ireland & ISAI Campus in Donegal, Ireland

Interested in creating or increasing capacity at your school to offer high quality, affordable and accessible short-term study abroad programming? Fill out the interest form and CCID will reach out to you with more information about our Ireland Fall Faculty Forum in September 2021. The program is ideal for Early College, Community College & Consortia Administrators, Study Abroad Advisors and Faculty leaders who want to design programs that meet institutional goals, curriculum goals, and faculty and student engagement.



Pathways to Global Careers for Community College Students Pilot Program 

CCID, Global Community College Transfers and the Internationalization Research Group (IRG) at the Judith Herb College of Education at the University of Toledo are excited to be partnering on a pilot project to expand access to gateway opportunities important to pursuing careers in foreign service and global affairs.  Click on the button below to learn more about this innovative pilot and apply.  

CCID Member Highlights and News


Congratulations to Suzanne LaVenture, Director of International Education at Davidson-Davie Community College, Nadine Russell, Director of the Global Learning Office at Central Piedmont Community College and Melissa Whatley, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Scholar at Belk Center for Community College Leadership and Research at North Carolina State University for being awarded a Stevens Initiative grant for their research project “ASSESSING EQUITABLE ACCESS AND OUTCOMES IN COMMUNITY COLLEGE INTERNATIONAL VIRTUAL EXCHANGE”

Congratulations to Universidad Politécnica de Guanajuato and Fox Valley Technical College for being awarded a 100,000 Strong in the Americas U.S-Mexico Innovation Fund grant for Financial Inclusion and Agricultural Sustainability for Inequality Reduction!


Northampton Community College in the news for global learning on campus 



CCID's Framework for Comprehensive Internationalization (FCI)



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