Global engagement is for all

It is for our students, our faculty, our state, our nation, and our world. IU seeks to train the next generation of industry, government, academic, and civil society leaders; to generate research and knowledge that can help solve major global challenges; and to work in close collaboration with partners both locally and globally to improve our society. The Office of the Vice President for International Affairs promotes global engagement at IU across all aspects of the university’s mission.

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Upcoming Global Gateway events

The Danger of a Single Story

Friday, November 6, 2020

9 a.m.10 a.m.

Attitude. Participants will watch this Ted Talk, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie as the basis of discussion for this session.
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IU Bicentennial

Almost two centuries of global commitment

IU has long believed in a commitment to an international dimension of education. As we celebrate IU's bicentennial, we also celebrate nearly 200 years of global engagement. International partner universities sent their congratulations and best wishes for continued prosperity and engagement.

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From 1836 to the present, explore IU's rich history of global engagement and some of the important milestones in our history.