Director of Academic Programs
Heather MacCleoud is NAFSA’s Director of Academic Programs. In this role she oversees the development of the Global Learning Colloquia Series as well as outreach and partnership development to promote global learning in professional schools and throughout the post-secondary curriculum. She works with higher education institutions, business communities, NGOs and governments to help universities develop international partnerships as well as to internationalize curriculum and programming so that graduates are prepared to enter a diverse workforce and succeed in a global environment.
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals highlight the interconnected nature of poverty, climate change and conflict. As programs prepare students to tackle the challenges associated with these goals, they need strategies and resources to support students in developing intercultural competence, global awareness and a sense of responsibility to create change. This session will address best practices […]