Welcome to Global Connections

A virtual learning environment that brings fun and engaging extra-curricular experiences and events to Global Campus students.


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Less Stress, Better Health

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.

You’ve heard how mindfulness and meditation improves health, concentration and focus, satisfaction with life and emotional regulation. During this webinar, Victoria Braun from WSU Health and Wellness will teach you the basics of meditation and techniques to practice mindfulness to reap all these positive benefits throughout your day.

Charlene A. Carruthers

The 30th Annual MLK Community Celebration with Charlene Carruthers

Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.

Charlene A. Carruthers is an award-winning community organizer advocating for racial justice and youth leadership development. Carruthers is the National Director of the Black Youth Project 100, an activist organization dedicated to creating justice and freedom for all Black individuals. As one of Root 100’s top 10 most influential African Americans, Carruthers has written for several prominent news publications, advocates for immigrant rights, and worked to build solidarity between Black and Palestinian liberation movements.

Join us online for Charlene’s livestreamed presentation where she will share with us how we can continue Dr. Martin Luther King’s movement for racial equality.

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Advanced Web Search

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

Many of us use Google on a daily basis looking for information on the Web. This webinar will provide methods for precise and effective Google searching, saving you time and helping you to obtain better results for your academic research pursuits.


Kettlebells 101

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.

One of the foundational and best exercises that can be done with the kettlebell is the swing. Ramon Sodano, a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from Wellbeing Online and WSU University Recreation will demonstrate the proper technique for this exercise and teach you how to use kettlebells efficiently and safely in your fitness routine.

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Online Professional Development Events

January–April 2017

Launch your career with these free online professional development events throughout the spring semester! By attending online career sessions, you can build a foundation of skills necessary to start your career after you graduate from WSU Global.

  • Salary Negotiation
    Feb. 15 at 5:30 p.m. PT
  • Using LinkedIn Effectively
    Feb. 23 at 6:30 p.m. PT
  • Advanced Resume Writing
    Mar. 1 at 5:30 p.m. PT
  • Networking
    Apr. 12 at 6:30 p.m. PT

Upcoming Events

Spring semester 2017

Details and official titles are coming soon!

  • Childhood Nutrition
    Feb 21 at 7 p.m.
  • St. Patrick’s Day Feast with Chef Jamie
    Mar. 8 at 6 p.m.
  • Campus Connect: Suicide Prevention
    Mar. 22 at 5 p.m.
  • Annual Burtenshaw Lecture
    Mar. 24 at at 2 p.m.
  • Self-care and Stress Management
    Mar. 30 at 6 p.m.
  • Anywhere Workout
    Apr. 4 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Combating Rape Culture and Gender Violence
    Apr. 5 at 5 p.m.
  • Student Loan Repayment and SALT
    Apr. 18 at 6 p.m.
  • Foster Care and Higher Education
    Apr. 19 at 2:30 p.m.
  • More events to be announced