Mental Illness Awareness

  An interview with Kate Cotton Mental Illness Awareness week ran this year on October 2-8. Throughout that week you may have seen tweets and various social media posts stressing Read More …

World Heart Day

  Interview with Emergency Cardiac Care program leader Linda Bell by Ross Fletcher, GEI Director of Study Abroad Programs     The World Health Organization (WHO) recently, with additional partners, Read More …

Halong Bay in Vietnam

Global Engagement in Vietnam

  The story of the Asian Dragon Today’s Vietnam is undergoing some of the fastest socio-economic changes any country in the world has seen. The Asian Dragon, as it is Read More …

Faculty-Led & Custom Programs in Africa and Asia

Faculty-Led and Custom Programs

  Upcoming Programs in Africa and Asia Developing countries in Africa and Asia are becoming increasingly popular for faculty-led and custom experiential learning, service-learning and cultural immersion programs. At the Read More …

Council of International Neonatal Nurses (COINN) conference in Vancouver 2016

Neonatal Nursing

  COINN/GEI Workshop on International Volunteer Opportunities On August 14-17, the Council of International Neonatal Nurses will hold its 9th COINN Conference in Vancouver, Canada. Over 500 neonatal nurses, students, Read More …

Global Mental Health in Rwanda

Global Mental Health in Rwanda

  Partnership between GEI, NBCC International and the University of Rwanda According to World Health Organization (2005) estimates, over 450 million people live with unmet mental health needs. Developing countries Read More …