Author: Sarah Brady
World View

South Piedmont Community College Celebrates First Scholars of Global Distinction

Kayla Prince, Tristan Shea and Kendra Watkins are South Piedmont Community College’s first Scholars of Global Distinction. All three students have been accepted to UNC-Chapel Hill for the fall semester. Prince and Shea are also the first Career and College

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Gaston College graduates first Scholar of Global Distinction

Gaston College’s first Scholar of Global Distinction, Avalon Warren, graduated on Friday, May 12, 2017. Warren achieved this honor by taking globally-intensive courses, presenting a portfolio, contributing to global activities and committing herself to being a global scholar. The North

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Recognizing World Refugee Day—and Resources for Teaching About Refugees

“Our responses to refugees must be grounded in our shared values of responsibility sharing, non-discrimination and human rights.” —Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General from 2007 to 2016 June 20 is recognized internationally as World Refugee Day, a day of awareness

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World View Congratulates 2016–2017 Global Education Leaders

On April 7, World View graduated 25 educators from its 2016–2017 Global Education Leaders Program, which seeks to help educators in leadership positions plan and implement programs that will increase global understanding by faculty and students in their schools, districts

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Latin America and North Carolina and Stories of Africa Seminars: Thank You!

World View would like to thank all the presenters, exhibitors, volunteers and especially the educators who made our March seminars a success! Our Latin America and North Carolina seminar sought to help educators address the unique opportunities that the growing

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World View Welcomes Holly Loranger

World View welcomes our new assistant director, Holly Loranger, who began work on March 20. As World View’s Assistant Director, Holly leads professional development programs across the state of North Carolina to inspire global educators and to enhance global curricula.

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Honoring International Women’s Day Around the World

March 8 marked International Women’s Day (IWD), a celebration of women’s achievements, a commemoration of the struggle for women’s rights and a call to action for gender equity. Women have been participating in IWD since the early 1900s, when protesters

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