March 10, 2020 COVID-19 Update from Purdue President, Mitch Daniels: To provide students with maximum opportunity to secure alternative academic arrangements, all summer study abroad has been canceled. Students will be reimbursed by the University for any expenses that are not reimbursable from other sources. Students should check with their academic advisor about alternative coursework for the summer. You can find the most recent information and guidance for the campus on this website: https://Purdue.university/covid-19
While the world continues to get smaller, Purdue Polytechnic global and cultural opportunities continue to grow. The Office of Globalization in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute focuses on the global reach of the college through a variety of programs. Robert Cox, Ph.D., Senior Associate Dean for Globalization and Elizabeth Barajas, M.A., Senior Global Programs Coordinator, Jen Ramos, M.A., Global Programs Specialist, and Misty Clugh, Senior Admin Assistant for Polytechnic Global Operations work to seek, initiate and sustain:
- International student exchanges
- Faculty exchanges
- Undergraduate/graduate group research collaboration
- Dual/Joint degree options
- Departmental study abroad programs
- International industrial internships
- Industrial problem solving
- Indiana Industrial economic/international development.
- Strategic Global Alliances
All students in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute can choose to gain an enriched perspective of the global marketplace through a multitude of global experiences that both interest and benefit the student and his or her chosen path of study.
You can now earn a minor as part of your global experience with the new Advanced Global Technology Minor.
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