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Welcome to Global Connections

Global Connections brings engaging co- and extra-curricular events to Global Campus students—free and online. Through Global Connections you can connect with peers and expert presenters via webinars, livestreamed events, academic contests, and activities.


SURCA logo.SURCA Award Ceremony March 25

Starting at 5:00 p.m., awards will be presented to top SURCA participants. Mentors of award winners will also be recognized at the award ceremony.


Book cover: Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane MoriartyJoin us for the Global Connections Book Club! 

Mondays: February 11 and 25, March 18, April 1 and 15.
The selection for Spring 2019 is Nine Perfect Strangers, by Liane Moriarty. 

Congratulations to our five Book Club winners! Ashley, Brittany, Nichole, Jamie, and Tiffany all received free books!

Learn more and register for the book club

Upcoming Events


Celebrate Acknowledge Inspire WiStem WSU Week of Women in Stem March 18 - 22, 2019.WiSTEM Smart Tech Panel Discussion

March 19

Join us for the WiSTEM Smart Tech Panel Discussion on Tuesday, March 19, at 4:30 p.m.

This panel is in collaboration with Common Reading Panelists:

  • Maureen Schmitter Edgecomb, Dept. of Psychology
  • Diane Cook, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Shelley Fritz, Nursing

Learn more and register for the Smart Tech Panel Discussion

Poster: On the Power of Memoir: Writing Black Lives into the Future. Keynote Speaker Darnell Moore. Tuesday, March 19 6 pm. Livestreamed presentation. Free and open to all students, faculty, staff, and community members. Elson S Floyd Cultural Center, Washington State University.On the Power of Memoir: Writing Black Lives into the Future

March 19

Join us on Tuesday, March 19, at 6:00 p.m. when we are pleased to welcome Darnell Moore to WSU to share his work with social justice issues and the developments he has made in the U.S. and abroad.

Learn more and register for On the Power of Memoir

Photo: Arms reaching across work area to touch fists.Connect With Your Global Campus Student Ambassadors

March 20

Join us at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20, for an evening of connecting and networking with fellow Global Campus students. This event is hosted by your Global Connections Student Ambassadors. This is a great opportunity to “meet” and engage with others in real time and outside of the course space.

Learn more and register for Connect With Your Global Campus Student Ambassadors

Graphic: Celebrate - Acknowledge - Inspire - WiSTEM WSU Week of Women in STEM March 18 -22, 2019.WiSTEM Boeing Career Development Lecture

March 21

Join us at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 21, to hear Sue Paish, Chief Engineer for Boeing Global Services, speak about the opportunities in aerospace, especially for women.

Learn more and register for Boeing Career Development Lecture

Photo: Cara Hawkins-Jedlicka.How to Find Your Brand Voice

March 21

Join us at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 21, for Cara Hawkins-Jedlicka’s presentation, How to Find Your Brand Voice.

In this discussion, we’ll take a deep look into how to determine your brand’s voice either for your business or for your personal brand.

Learn more and register for How to Find Your Brand Voice

Interview word cloud - resume, benefits, success, etc.Career Personality Assessment

March 27

Join Chris Miller on Wednesday, March 27, 6:30-7:30 p.m., as he helps us explore how personality plays a role in career development by utilizing the 4-letter Jungian Type to look at career planning, decision making, and professional communication. 

Learn more and register for Career Personality Assessment

Photo: Overlapping torn scraps of sheet music.Student Chamber Music Concert

March 29

Join Global Connections on Friday, March 29, at 8:00 p.m. as we enjoy the sounds of the Student Chamber Music Concert. The Washington State University School of Music is excited to announce that student ensemble performances this semester will be available via livestream.

Learn more and register for Student Chamber Music Concert

Photo: Overhead view of fresh peppermint tea.Growing Wild: Five Healing Herbs to Know

April 2

Curious about the medicinal herbs growing wild in the Pacific Northwest?

Join herbalist Kelly Ann Nickerson, MS, who was born and raised on Fidalgo Island, at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, as we go in depth on the identification, medicinal virtues, and administration routes of useful and abundant healing plants of this region.

Learn more and register for Growing Wild: Five Healing Herbs to Know

Kettlebells 201

Ten-pound kettlebell.April 4

The kettlebell is a highly versatile tool that is often neglected or misused in gyms today.  Wellbeing Online would like to help you learn how to implement this tool into you regular workout routine.  

Join Ramon Sodano, Master Trainer and Coordinator of Fitness Services at Washington State University, on Thursday, April 4, 6:30-7:30 p.m., for this progression of the Kettlebells 101 webinar. 

Learn more and register for Kettlebells 201

Photo: Overlapping torn scraps of sheet music.Symphonic Band, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, and Orchestra Concert

April 18

Join Global Connections on Thursday, April 18, at 8:00 p.m. as we enjoy the sounds of the Symphonic Band, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, and Orchestra Concert. The Washington State University School of Music is excited to announce that student ensemble performances this semester will be available via livestream.

Learn more and register for Symphonic Band, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, and Orchestra Concert

White chalk writing on blackboard: Success Go Get It.Career Development Q & A Session

April 25

How can I look at myself in an objective way when it comes to my career assessments?  Does my major really matter as much in the job market as it used to? Chris Miller will be available to answer these questions and many more during the webinar on Wednesday, April 25, 6:30-7:30 p.m. 

Learn more and register for Career Development Q & A Session