Global Awareness Program

The LC Global Awareness Program prepares you for successful participation in today’s increasingly interconnected world by fostering the development of:

  • global knowledge through international experience and coursework with an international focus
  • intercultural awareness through contact with other cultures and experiential learning
  • foreign language skills by demonstrating proficiency at the intermediate level

The Global Awareness Program enables you to maximize your international education and acquire skills valued by employers. Students from all academic disciplines are encouraged to apply for the program. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate and portfolio outlining your accomplishments.

The Global Awareness Program has 3 components:

  1. Curricular requirements – coursework with an international focus and foreign language proficiency
  2. Co-curricular requirements- experiential learning, intercultural experience, and campus/community involvement
  3. Synthesis project – final paper and presentation in which you synthesize and reflect upon your experiences in the program