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. Click


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

Current IGE Programs for Students

Oviedo, Spain International Education Internship

Dr. Nikki Calabrese
May 11 - June 1, 2019
Applications due November 26th, 2018

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Moscow & St. Petersburg, Russia

HIS 321 Russian History & Culture
Dr. Steve Maddox & Dr. Matthew Mitchell

June 1st-17th, 2019
Applications due November 26th


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Current IGE Programs for Alumni and Lifelong Learners

Join distinguished Canisius Faculty members or Canisius Alumni in seminars around the world. Past featured locations have been El Salvador, The Philippines, and now currently, Cuba and Spain.

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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.