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Do you love trivia or have international knowledge you would like to showcase? The Global Learning Office is seeking CPCC students to participate in the annual WorldQuest international knowledge competition. All costs are covered by the Global Learning Office. Date: Wednesday, Nov. 8 Location: Hilton Charlotte Center City Address: 222 E. Third St., Charlotte, NC […]

The UNconvention Toolkit October 6, 2016 Hall, Room 215/216, Central Campus 2 – 3:30 p.m. Join Global Learning as they facilitate a discussion on economic inequality from a domestic and international point of view. International and domestic students are encouraged to attend this event to provide feedback on their experiences, similarities and differences when it comes […]

Did you know that the number one cause of death of women in Peru is cervical cancer? The main reason for this statistic is limited access to the screenings we take for granted. CPCC Medical Career students are participating in a global medical service learning experience by spending two weeks in Cusco, Peru, to support […]

Come represent CPCC in an international knowledge competition!  Global Learning is seeking students who would like to participate in World Quest 2016.  At this exciting competition, students will answer questions related to current events, history, geography and other topics of global significance.  Details about the event can be found at http://worldaffairscharlotte.org/programs/worldquest/ Thursday, November 10 at […]

August 24, 2016; 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. CPCC Central Campus, Hall Professional Development Building, Room 215/216 The CPCC Global Learning Office and the World Affairs Council of Charlotte are honored to welcome Gillian Tett to CPCC’s Central Campus on August 24, 2016. Tett serves as U.S. managing editor for the Financial Times, where she writes weekly […]

Enjoy free events and activities sponsored by CPCC’s Global Learning Office, International Student Services, Student Life and the Diversity Committee. Mark your calendars for: November 17:  International Teas & Tastes 9-11; Worrell Lobby, Central Campus November 18:  Global Citizens Meet and Greet; 12:30-1:30 p.m., Overcash Lobby, Central Campus – Free interactive social with students, faculty and […]

Join the CPCC WorldQuest team! You will learn about international current events, meet fellow students interested in global issues and network with the Charlotte international community. The game is played in 7-8 rounds with 10 questions per round. Work with your team to answer and win! Dinner is provided before the competition. Sign-Up Here and the Global Learning […]

CPCC in conjunction with CDS International Inc., (New York, N.Y.) is currently seeking two Charlotte host families for the 2015-2016 Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals. The program is an on-going, reciprocal exchange for career-minded young adults, and is supported by both the American and German governments. The program finances the costs for language training […]

Come and join the Global Learning Office for one or more of the events being hosted for CPCC’s first annual International Education Week, Nov 17-21.  All events are free and open to the public.  If you are interested, just email global.learning@cpcc.edu so that we can make sure that we have room for everyone. ·         Tuesday […]

Join the CPCC Worldquest Team! This is a group of 8-10 students who compete together in the World Affairs Council of Charlotte’s annual trivia events.  There are teams representing high schools, colleges and corporations from all around the Charlotte region.  It is a team event, so no one is ever put on the spot.  It […]

What are you doing for your next Spring Break?  Want to spend it exploring a new culture, tasting authentic Jamaican food, and sight-seeing the natural beauty of the Caribbean? The Global Learning Office will be sponsoring a Spring 2015 Study Abroad program to Jamaica and you could be a part of this educational experience. This […]

CPCC’s Global Learning Office will be hosting a Global Issues Forum Event exploring national security and corporate security.  We will be screening the short film “The Company Man: Protecting America’s Secrets” based on a true story of corporate espionage.  Following the film, we will be hosting a discussion about the issues raised, led by an […]

Come learn about the international opportunities available to you. CPCC’s Global Learning Office will be hosting an Open House, giving you the chance to meet study abroad program leaders and alumni, learn about scholarship and fundraising opportunities and get your questions answered.  You will also learn about ways to get involved on campus and free […]

Are you interested in studying in Japan, the British Isles, or Greece & Italy this summer? CPCC’s Global Learning office is offering three brand new scholarships ($1000/student) for our 2014 summer programs to those countries. Applications and recommendations are due by January 31, 2014. Find all of the information at http://www.cpcc.edu/study-abroad/scholarships. Contact global.learning@cpcc.edu or 704.330.6167 […]

Gain a global perspective * Make new connections * Enhance your résumé Available for credit or personal enrichment! Dreaming about studying overseas but aren’t sure where to begin? Join us to find out more at one of the following information sessions: Costa Rica       Wed Nov 13 5 p.m.          Central Campus          […]