OGEE supports the Office of International Programs’ umbrella initiative to support faculty and staff in efforts to internationalize the UNC Charlotte campus. Key resources managed by OGEE include the coordination of the UNC Charlotte Mu Chapter of the Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International Scholars and oversight of OIP unit educational programming.
Phi Beta Delta International Honor Society
Phi Beta Delta has as its purpose the recognition of experience in the areas of international education exchange and/or international scholarship. It also serves as a means for encouraging interdisciplinary interchange and serves as a catalyst for developing a network among faculty, students, and staff involved. Learn more about Phi Beta Delta, including how to be nominated for membership.
The OIP Faculty Toolbox provides highlights of faculty engagement opportunities in the University’s internationalization work. Items featured in the Toolbox include faculty-development opportunities, class assignment options, presentations, workshops, trainings, and more. View the latest edition online.
Globally-Networked Learning (GNL), also known as Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL), was coined by Professor Jon Rubin at SUNY as a “teaching and learning methodology which provides innovative and cost-effective internationalization strategies. Such programs foster faculty and student interaction with peers abroad through co-taught multicultural online and blended learning environments emphasizing experiential student collaboration.” (SUNY COIL Center, 2020). Learn more.
The Office of International Programs has teamed up with DailyChatter, an international daily newsletter that curates some of the most interesting and important global developments and prepares a conversational, easy-to-read report designed to be read on your smartphone or any other digital device. DailyChatter is independent and non-partisan and your subscription is entirely free for as long as you are a student at the University. Learn how to subscribe.
Other OIP Faculty Resources
The Office of International Programs (OIP) offers a wide range of resources, programs, and opportunities for UNC Charlotte faculty. Explore the range of additional Faculty Resources available from OIP and its units.