May 23, 2015

Voices From Our Network …

Join us for Global Scholar 2015!

IMMERSE YOURSELF IN INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS. MEET EXCEPTIONAL PEOPLE. LEARN TO LEAD. FIND YOUR PASSION. BE A GLOBAL SCHOLAR! American University. July 19 – July 31, 2015 www.globalscholar.org Calling all young global leaders! Global Scholar is a life-changing global leadership program for … [Read More...]

Tips for Leading Meetings

By Ana Frigo. Whether you view this as a plus or a minus, you will eventually have to learn how to lead an effective meeting. Below are some tips to help you succeed! Message vs. Meet: This one may not always occur to people, but it’s something to think about. Do you need to hold a meeting to … [Read More...]

International Institutions 101: The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

By Alex Ogden. Greetings Change Makers! I hope life is treating you all well. I’ve decided to shake things up a bit and, for the first time, go over an international institution that does not quite exist yet, but its imminent debut will no doubt be a pretty significant shift for how international … [Read More...]

Three Issues that Matter to Our Generation

By Michael N. Many issues are present throughout the international community. Some of these have loomed for decades and some have appeared in a matter of weeks. To the global citizen, every issue matters because every issue can be solved to unite and aid humanity. But there exist three issues … [Read More...]

How to Change the World at 17

By Juliana F. The term “global citizen” to many young teens is defined as an elite, adult group of activists who make a huge impact on the world. In my eyes, that is not a global citizen. I have found that age truly is just a number. By no means is anyone limited by their age, … [Read More...]

Net Neutrality

By Adriel S. Net Neutrality is the principle that Internet Service Providers (ISP) and governments should treat all data on the internet equally, and not discriminate or censor certain websites or kinds of information based on the user.  Proponents of Net Neutrality argue that the central dogma … [Read More...]

When Calling Your Representatives…

By Nikhil Although many young adults are interested in and passionate about global issues, very few actually take the next step in becoming a global citizen, which consists of actually raising awareness for their cause and trying to make their own personal impact on the global issue. When asked … [Read More...]