Global Perspective Experiences

To earn your Global Perspectives Digital Badge, please select a minimum of four experiences to complete from the list below. To pursue an experience, please contact the email address or phone number for the experience you pick.

Experience Name Description Contact Information
Global Academy Competition Design and present an innovative service, product, or solution to address a pressing social issue related to the theme of the annual Global Academy. You must compete within your Academic School to complete this option, but do not necessarily need to be selected to represent your Academic School at the College-wide competition. Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion
GCEI@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5000, ext. 2464
Global Citizen Ambassadors The Global Citizen Ambassadors program is designed to provide you an opportunity to spark positive change and represent the Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion in your respective Academic School. As a Global Citizen Ambassador, you will increase engagement of the college community in Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion related initiatives and foster an inclusive environment. Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion
GCEI@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5000, ext. 2464
Centennial International Student Ambassadors As a Centennial International Student Ambassador, you will have an opportunity to mentor incoming international students, as well as support Services and Global Experience activities throughout the year. Services and Global Experience
international@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5393
Social Action Fund Work with your fellow students and College faculty to earn funding for campus learning initiatives that further engage the College community on topics related to global citizenship, social justice, equity and inclusion. The Social Action Fund provides students an opportunity to work with Centennial employees with a goal to ignite positive change on campus. Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion
GCEI@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5000, ext. 2464
Critical Global Citizenship Education, Research & Scholarship Fund Funding is provided for both faculty and students for global citizenship, equity and inclusion research initiatives. Research projects in this field contribute to the growing field of global citizenship education and engage the College community in scholarship. Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion
GCEI@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5000, ext. 2464
Global Citizen Digest Global Citizen Digest is a hub for sharing ideas and research on how global citizenship education can foster engaged learners ready to succeed in a knowledge-based, globalized, technology-driven world. You can complete this option by submitting work to the Global Citizen Digest. Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion
GCEI@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5000, ext. 2464
Global Experience Blogger The Global Experience Blog highlights students’ learning journeys during and mobility experiences offered through Services and Global Experience. You can contribute entries, which may also be shared on College social media accounts and in the Services and Global Experience newsletter. Services and Global Experience
international@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5393
Global Citizenship & Equity Learning Experiences (GCELE) Global Citizenship & Equity Learning Experiences are international and local service-learning projects that prepare you to be leaders of positive social change. The GCELEs are diverse in their destinations, design, strategy and goals. The common elements for GCELEs are a focus on social justice, equity and reflective practice. Services and Global Experience
international@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5393
Global Experience Office Programs The Global Experience Office offers many types of mobility-based learning opportunities to fit diverse academic, professional and personal interests. Each opportunity is unique: they vary in duration, destination, academic program and overall experience. Global Experience Office programs include, Applied Research Abroad, Faculty-Led International Program, Summer International Program, and Exchange Services and Global Experience
international@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5393
Other Mobility Experiences You have the opportunity to participate in a range of conferences and competitions, either through your academic school or based on co-curricular interests. You can contact Services and Global Experience for pre-departure support, as well as potential access to funding. Services and Global Experience
international@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5393
Customized Global Citizenship Educaiton Experiences A customized Global Citizenship Educaiton experience considers learning opportunities to engage you in co-curricular activities inside or outside of the College. These can include participation in groups or clubs focused on Global Citizenship Education activities or entrepreneurial initiatives with an emphasis on social good. Please note, a customized experience will require approval from the Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion to be eligible for the badge. Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion
GCEI@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5000, ext. 2464
Global Citizenship Educaiton Curriculum Integration Most 2 and 3-year programs at Centennial College have Global Citizenship Educaiton learning outcomes embedded at both program and course levels. Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion
GCEI@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5000, ext. 2464
Global Citizenship & Equity Seminar Series Students in a 1-year program or those without Global Citizenship Educaiton integration are able to attend seminars, which provide an overview of the 6 Global Citizenship Educaiton learning outcomes. Centre for Global Citizenship, Education & Inclusion
GCEI@centennialcollege.ca
416-289-5000, ext. 2464