Global Education Advisory CouncilPage address: https://www.mnsu.edu/globaled/globaledadvisorycouncil.html
The Global Education Advisory Council:
Promotes the University's commitment to cultivate global perspectives in the classroom, on campus, in the community, and through cross-cultural and international experiences.
Consults with and advises the President, Provost, Academic and Student Affairs units, Colleges, Minnesota State Student Association (MSSA) and Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs) to develop and sustain relevant goals and objectives set forth in the University's Strategic Plans* and mission statements.
Identifies short-term and long-term goals for internationalizing Minnesota State Mankato, e.g. policies and procedures, designated and sustained funding for course and program development, use of distance learning, internationally-focused classes and majors, conferences, research collaboration.
*Recommends and develops criteria and processes for proposed international partnerships and activities.
- "Study Abroad. Through 2014, increase the number of study abroad students and student exchanges each successive year by 15%.
- International Partnerships. By 2014, double the number of international partnerships based on new international partnership initiatives.
- Faculty Exchanges. Increase the number of faculty and staff exchange opportunities.
- Travel Supplements. Provide resources to supplement international travel."
For example, the 2010-2015 University Strategic Plan, Goal 3, Objective D:
Update to Name and Charge Proposed by the International Programs Advisory Council Endorsed by the IFO and MSUAASF Approved by Interim Provost Linda Baer March 2013 To replace charge of 2/16/99
2018-2019 Global Education Advisory Council Members
|Hans-Peter DeRuiter||Allied Health & Nursing||IFO||2017-20182018-2019|
|Robert Fleischman||Associate Provost||Administrative||2018-20192019-2020|
|Elizabeth Finsness||Field & International Experience||At-Large Member||2017-20182018-2019|
|Chandler Holland||Environmental Health, Safety and Risk Management||MAPE||2017-20182018-2019|
|Jessie Mancilla||Multi-Cultural Center||MSUAASF||2017-20182018-2019|
|Brice Matthews||Residential Life||MSUAASF||2017-20182018-2019|
|Rama Mohapatra||Social & Behavioral Sciences||IFO||2017-20182018-2019|
|Agnes Odinga-Oluoch||History Department||At-Large Member||2017-20182018-2019|
|Glen Poupore||Arts & Humanities||IFO||2018-20192019-2020|
|Steven Powell||Student Financial Services||MSUAASF||2017-20182018-2019|
|Guadalupe Quintero||Institutional Diversity||MSUAASF||2017-20182018-2019|
|Anne Dahlman||Global Education|
|Nancy O’Brien||Education Abroad & Away|