Eve of departure: Global Perspectives Program 2018

For nearly two decades now I have been actively engaged with higher education around the world (which provided the impetus for the establishment of the Global Perspectives Program).  I have watched with great interest the emergence of the  Bologna Process … Continue reading

On the eve of departure for GPP’17: 12 + 4

Once again I’m on the eve of departure for another VT Graduate School’s Global Perspectives Program (GPP) experience.  This year marks the 12th year of the Future Professoriate: Switzerland (GPP’17) program. It is hard to believe that 12 years have … Continue reading

Global Perspectives Program

Higher education today requires our future faculty and academic leaders understand and embrace global higher education.  In response, the Preparing the Future Professoriate – Global Perspectives Program (GPP) was developed by the Graduate School at Virginia Tech in 2005. Offered … Continue reading