Welcome to Global Connections
A virtual learning environment that brings fun and engaging extra-curricular experiences and events to Global Campus students.
Now Accepting Applications for Student Ambassadors
September 30–October 28, 2016
We are hiring for 4-6 Global Campus Student Ambassadors. Student Ambassadors are paid and have flexible schedules of 5 hours per week. Ambassadors support the selection of Global Connections programming and provide feedback. Ambassadors also help to let other students know about programs through social media and engage with local Alumni Association Chapters. Read the full Student Ambassador position description for more information and for directions to apply.
Pac-12 Fitness Challenge
October 24–28, 2016
You can be a key player in the Pac-12 Fitness Challenge! The Pac-12 University with the most active minutes logged wins the challenge. All you need to do is log in to pac12challenge.org and record your physically active minutes during the week of Oct. 24-28th. Each minute you log helps bring the Cougs to victory!
Complete your own fitness routine or join other Global Campus students while trying new wellness activities and winning prizes throughout the week.
Introduction to Zotero:
Don’t be a research zombie
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.
You’ve done hours of research for a project, but now you’re dreading how you’ll compile and organize your printed articles, notes on napkins and saved web pages for your research masterpiece. Make organizing your research easy with Zotero, a free reference management software program. Zotero allows you to save web pages and articles found in library databases bibliographic details, PDFs, comments/notes, and indexing terms all in one place. Lorena O’English of WSU Libraries will show you how to get started with Zotero during her live webinar, so you can start saving time and energy for your next venture.
Shop for Real Food
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
Every time you go to the grocery store you have hundreds of choices to make. Learn how to make informed food purchasing decisions with Ramon Sodano from WSU University Recreation during this webinar. Discover how to:
- Identify “real food” and food additives
- Understand nutritional labels
- Strategize how to shop for food that will be healthy for you and your wallet
Bring your nutrition questions and join us for this live, online event at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 1st.