Tag Archives: Global Studies

Students finds passion for volunteerism, language through global studies program

Senior Emma Sudholt says she would not be the person she is today if not for the classes she’s taken at Missouri State. Courses shape world view Sudholt, a double major in global studies and Spanish, said her opinions and world …

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Students learn challenges, advantages to globalization

Missouri State students are becoming aware that life is increasingly lived in a global context. The way we work and live, even in the U.S., depends on having global awareness and cultural competency. The course “Introduction to Global Studies & …

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Super Typhoon Haiya Response

Super Typhoon Haiya Response Relief in the Philippines  The Philippines have been ravaged by a massive Typhoon, affecting many in the area. An early death toll is estimated to be at 10,000 by the United Nations and more than 600,000 …

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Report Shows U.S. Universities Increasingly Enroll the World

The United States remains the world’s top destination for international students. A record 819,644 studied at American colleges in 2012-13, an increase of 7.2 percent, according to new data from the Institute of International Education’s annual “Open Doors” report. Still, only 3.9 …

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Study Away in Colombia

Study Away in Colombia next summer 2014. For more information about this and many more study abroad opportunities, please visit the Study Away office. On Campus Advising Office: Plaster Student Union, Room 209  Downtown Administrative Office: Jim D. Morris Center, Suite 403 …

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Fixing a Gender Pay Gap Can Lead to Faculty Discord

Fixing a Gender Pay Gap Can Lead to Faculty Discord. Most recently some professors at Western Michigan University clashed with the institution’s provost over the issue as up to 300 tenured female professors awaited a promised pay increase meant to …

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Is Global Warming the Planet’s Biggest Problem?

The United Nations released a major report last week, finding with more certainty than ever before that humans, chiefly through the burning of coal, oil, and natural gas, are a key cause of the Earth’s warmer temperature. What role can the …

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The World Technology Network (the Wtn) announces “The Global Challenges Program”

What if some of the most innovative people alive today came up with new ideas to solve some of the greatest challenges of our times? What about starting with ending world hunger in a decade? What if we could gather, …

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Join the Model United Nations at Missouri State University

The Model United Nations is a new, student led organization on campus that promotes the understanding of international diplomacy. It will travel to conferences around the country, representing different countries within the United Nations. Students will take on the persona …

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