Join the Glocal Links Program facilitated by International Student Support, Student Life!
Glocal Links is an intercultural dialogue program that promotes acceptance and appreciation of different cultures and the capacity to function interdependently with people from different cultural backgrounds. Through Glocal Links, International Student Support seeks and promotes opportunities for all participants to enrich their ideas on acceptance, empathy and self-respect. Our aim is to create culturally competent global citizens at Ryerson University.
This program does not only benefit international students, ALL Ryerson students are invited and encouraged to participate and celebrate diverse perspectives.
Through Glocal Links you will be able to:
Explore culture on a deeper level
Appreciate and enjoy learning about the experiences of diverse others
Become more aware and understand your own perspective better
Increase your intercultural awareness for a competitive advantage in the global workforce.
Glocal Links offers group activities, workshops and experiential learning opportunities. We have a dedicated team of student Cultural ambassadors who will facilitate the entire process with the program participants.
Program start date: September 21, 2017
Program end date: March 30, 2018
Time commitment: The participants will require to commit one hour per week (excluding final exams period and holiday break)
After successful completion of the program you will receive a Certificate of Completion from the Director of Student Life.