Global Village

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The Global Village is open to first year students, American and International, in ANY major or college. The main requirement is a sincere interest in meeting and learning about people from other countries and cultures. The goal is to pair American and International students in each room. 

Global VillageOpportunities  

  • Meeting students from other countries/states/cultures
  • Taking one academic class and one service learning class with others in the community
    • Class always counts as a one of the University general education requirements

Experiences

  • Service projects
    • Most recent project included gleaning leftover food from area farms to be delivered to our regional food bank

Statistics and Information: 

  • Location (and hall to live in): Kohl Hall
  • 40 students
    • Countries represented include China, Dominican Republic, Ethiopia, Ghana, Great Britain, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan and Wales
  • Fees | $200 per semester

For additional details, visit the Global Village website or contact Dr. Kefa Otiso at kmotiso@bgsu.edu.