June 2015

Global Professional Staff Exchange Program: Apply Now!

Mason’s campus in South Korea / Photo by George Mason University

The Office of Global Strategy (GO), in coordination with the Staff Senate, is pleased to announce an initiative that supports Mason’s global mission and enhances professional development opportunities for its staff. Mason staff members play a vital role in supporting international initiatives across the campus. GO has created an international professional development exchange experience for staff that will enhance global awareness, encourage cross-cultural perspectives, and broaden professional expertise through direct in-service experience in Spain and the Mason Songdo Campus in Korea.

An information session will be held:

Wednesday, June 3
12 p.m. – 1 p.m. (at the Staff Senate General Meeting)
Fairfax: Research Hall, Room 163
Arlington: Founders Hall, Room B119
Science and Technology: Bull Run Hall, Room 254

Speakers will include Rita Rowand, Program Manager for Global Relations and Protocol in the Office of Global Strategy, and Cheryl Welch, recipient of the Global Professional Staff Exchange to Korea.

Applications for the Global Professional Staff Exchange must be submitted by June 26 to Guidelines and application requirements and the application are available on the Global Strategy website.