Institute for Global Engagement

Institute for Global Engagement (IGE)

The Institute for Global Engagement at Canisius College is a faculty-generated initiative within the center for International Education. The IGE seeks to internationalize the culture of Canisius College, prepares students to become global citizens, extends its international programming outward to a community of Alumni and other life-long learners, and assists many different organizations in the development of international programs.

Location: Center for International Education, Student Center 003
Phone: +1 716.888.2400


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Current IGE Programs for Students

Oviedo, Spain International Education Internship

Dr. Nikki Calabrese
May 11 - June 1, 2019
Applications due November 1st, 2018

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Current IGE Programs for Alumni & Lifelong Learners

Trip to Cuba: Fidel, Jesuit Values, and the Cuban Revolution

Dr. Richard Reitsma
January 1st-13th
Registration Due November 1st, 2018
Slots are limited!

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El Camino, Spain: Christian Pilgrimmage

Alice Zicari, '13
Matthew Cortese, SJ

May 24 - June 2, 2019
Registration Due March 1st, 2019


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Additional IGE Services

We develop, host and deliver international programs for associations, religious groups, companies or corporations, retiree associations, individual social groups, youth groups and other organizations. Contact the IGE to learn how we can assist you in the development of unique educational experiences.